The Deadly History Of This Connecticut Park Is Terrifying But True

You rarely hear people talk about the history of Beardsley Park, likely because they’re not aware of it. Or maybe they just don’t want to bring up the sad events connected to this beloved park. Home to the only zoo in the state, and a stand out sledding destination, the deadly history of Beardsley Park will definitely surprise you.

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The history of Beardsley Park is certainly an interesting one! For another state spot with a disturbing background, check out Connecticut’s Haunted Hike.