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Barnum Museum, The  
820 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Originally named the Barnum Institute of Science and History, the Barnum Museum is "committed to the preservation and interpretation of Bridgeport's industrial and social history." Exhibits include P. T. Barnum: Bethel to Broadway to Bridgeport, a re-creation of the drawing room from the famous Harral-Wheeler mansion, the Victorian Picture Gallery featuring fine art and sculpture that capture the essence of the early art museum, popularized during the 19th century; Baby Bridgeport, a 6'8" 700 pound mounted pachyderm; P. T. Barnum Presents the "Divine Jenny" Lind, and the Egyptian mummy named Pa-Ib.

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