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Exhibit Opening – “My Freedom is a Privilege that Nothing Else Can Equal:” The Story of Venture Smith and Slavery in Stonington

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Free
Lighthouse Museum, 7 Water Street
Stonington, 06378


Join us at the Lighthouse Museum in February for the opening of “My Freedom is a Privilege that Nothing Else Can Equal,” a new permanent exhibition about the story of Venture Smith and slavery in Stonington.

The Lighthouse Museum will be open Thursdays from 1 – 8pm, Fridays and Saturdays from 10am – 4pm, and Sundays from 1 – 5pm beginning on February 4th through February 27th. Admission is FREE for everyone!

This project received financial support from the State of Connecticut’s Department of Economic and Community Development. Thank you!

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
stoningtonhistory.org

Organizer

Stonington Historical Society
Phone:
8605358445
Email:
development@stoningtonhistory.org
Website:
stoningtonhistory.org

Venue

Lighthouse Museum
7 Water Street
Stonington, 06378
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Phone:
8605351440
Website:
stoningtonhistory.org

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