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Prudence Crandall Museum

Category: Historic Site
1 S. Canterbury Rd.
Canterbury, 06331

Prudence Crandall was designated Connecticut's State Heroine for the moral courage she showed in providing private education for young African-American women despite strong local opposition. Miss Crandall faced three court trials and even spent a night in jail for her beliefs. National Historic Landmark.

Special exhibit on view: Lives and Legacies: Prudence Crandall's African-American Students.

This is a Connecticut Blue Star Museum which invites active military personnel and their families to visit free of charge all summer long (May 25 through September 7, 2015).

Phone: (860) 546-7800, (860) 256-2800
FAX: (860) 546-7803
Website: http://www.cultureandtourism.org/cct/cwp/view.asp?a=2127&q=302260
Attraction Rate: Adults $6, seniors and children $4, 5 and under free.
Dates of Operation: May 4-Oct. 30, 2016.
Hours: Wed.-Sun., 10-4; or by appt. year-round.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Credit Card: MC, V, D.
Group Rates: Yes
Bus Fee: None
Tourtime: 1 hour
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