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Museum After Hours: All About Timothy Murphy & Savin Rock

New England Carousel Museum

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, 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, April 6: All About Timothy Murphy & Savin Rock
Tim Murphy created some of our favorite carousels at his shop in the Savin Rock district of West Haven, CT. We will take a close look at some of his creations including the Light House Point Park and Lake Compounce carousels.

Join us as Museum Subject Specialist Cate Mahoney expounds her knowledge on this manufacturer and carver, and his magnificent carousels.

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

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