Tapping into the Past: Tavern Life in Early Connecticut Learn about how taverns were an essential part of every Connecticut town.

Taverns in early Connecticut were more than just a place to drink. Travelers and locals alike saw taverns as a place to be entertained, spread news and gossip, have a good meal, and get a night’s lodging. Learn about how taverns were an essential part of every Connecticut town.

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  • 45 minute presentation with 15 minute question and answer session
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