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Norwalk Historical Society Independence Day Celebration

1372357332_thumbCome celebrate Independence Day with the Norwalk Historical Society on the Fourth!
Sign up for a walking tour of the Norwalk Green or simply enjoy an open house around the park, followed by a bell-ringing ceremony and musical performance by the Crystal Theatre Singers.

Noon-1:30pm: Open House at Mill Hill Historic Park which includes, tours with costumed interpreters of the three historic buildings, Little Red School House-1826, Governor Fitch Law Office-1740 and theTown House-1835. The Secret Norwalk Juried Art Exhibition in the Town House Museum.

Noon: A Revolutionary War Walking Tour of Historic Norwalk Green and Neighborhood will be led by historians Ed and Madeleine Eckert. Walking Tour Rain Date, Sunday, July 7th. Limited space available, reservations are suggested. RSVP: or 203-846-0525. Meet at the Town House.

1:30pm: Let Freedom Ring Bell-Ringing Ceremony will feature Town Clerk Rick McQuaid, who will read the Declaration of Independence.

2:15pm: Town House program includes, musical performance by Crystal Theatre Singers and “Did YouKnow? Little Known Facts About Norwalk During the American Revolution” . Theme: “Stories of Historic Norwalk Green & Neighborhood”. Reception following.

Free admission. Donations are greatly appreciated to support our programs. Mill Hill Historic Park, 2 East Wall Street, Norwalk, CT.

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Ryan Odinak