Check Out An Enormous Collection Of Circus Memorabilia When You Visit The Barnum Museum In Connecticut

Do you remember going to the circus as a kid? There was nothing more magical than seeing the high-flying trapeze artists, the talented acrobats, and the funny clowns. P.T. Barnum created the world’s most famous circus in 1872, and there’s a museum right here in Connecticut that’s full of all kinds of cool memorabilia from his life. Check it out:

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Learn more about The Barnum Museum on its website, then hop over to its Facebook page and follow it so you can see upcoming events. Have you seen the amazing collection at this museum? If so, tell our readers about your favorite items!

The circus probably makes you feel like a kid again, and so will this gigantic toy store that’s a favorite of both kids and adults.

Address: 820 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06604, USA