Satisfy your appetite for Halloween-season horror this year with a spooky tour of an authentic site that’s seen more than its share of colonial privations.
On Friday, October 25th the Stamford Historical Society is opening the Hoyt Barnum House, built in 1699, to thrill-seekers ages 12 and up. Interpreters will share stories of the horrific lives of Stamford founders in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Hear what horrors haunted people daily. Find out which diseases caused the greatest disfigurement of its
survivors. Learn about the practice of witchcraft in Stamford.
Tickets are $10 a person; $8 for members.
Tours are at 7pm, 7:45pm and 8:30pm. Space is limited. For reservations call (203) 329-1183.