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Sisu and Creativity: Finnish Cultural Heritage in Connecticut

April 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until May 6, 2017

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 6, 2017

$4 - $8

The CHS and the Finnish American Heritage Society of Canterbury will present an exhibit of Finnish history in Connecticut – their agricultural cooperatives; the built environment including farms, barns, and community halls; the saunas constructed by every family as a social gathering place; and artistic and musical traditions still practiced throughout the community. Art works, images and documents from the FAHS archives, one of the largest Finnish collections in the country, will populate these stories.

Admission is FREE for CHS members and children 5 and under.
Admission to the museum galleries is FREE the first Saturday of the month.

One-day admission prices:

$8 Adults
$6 Seniors (65 and over)
$4 Students (with valid college ID) and Youth (6-17)

Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$4 - $8
Event Categories:
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Venue

Connecticut Historical Society
One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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Phone:
860.236.5621
Website:
https://chs.org/visit/