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Museum After Hours: The History of Lake Compounce

Lake Compounce Casino building

The New England Carousel Museum will be presenting an exciting new education series held on the first Thursday of each month in 2017 with presentations and exhibition openings and workshops.

Each month will feature something different.

Join scholars and experts as we learn about the art and history of carousels, their carvers, the artists, and your favorite carousels.

Museum After Hours will be held from 6:30-7:30 PM with a wine and cheese reception taking place 6:00-6:30 PM. Admission to this series is included with general admission, and as always museum members are free.

Thursday, March 2: The History of Lake Compounce

Discover the history behind the country’s oldest continually operating amusement park and our neighbor, Lake Compounce.

Join us as Museum Subject Specialist Cate Mahoney expounds her knowledge on the beginnings of this unique local attraction.

To register call 860-585-5411 or email manager@thecarouselmuseum.org

REGISTER ONLINE

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