Connecticut’s Oldest Movie Theater Is In A Barn And It’s Incredible

Everyone loves a good movie. There’s nothing quite like being hypnotized by the action on the big screen while gobbling down a warm bucket of theater popcorn. Many people don’t know that Connecticut’s oldest continuously operated movie house is actually in a barn. If you’ve never attended a screening in this historic spot, you’ll definitely want to plan a visit to this incredibly cool movie theater barn.

Please note, Bantam Cinema is temporarily closed.

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Have you ever caught a show at this long-standing barn? If you prefer books over movies then you need to take a trip to this haunted bookshop where you can browse for hours.