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Lunch and Learn: Holy Land, USA

Event Date/Time

May 8, 2013
11:30 am until 12:30 pm

Description

 

Curatorial Assistant Michael Forino will present an illustrated lecture about Waterbury landmark, Holy Land, USA. Opened in 1958, the 18 acre-theme park, which has been closed since 1984, was constructed from cinder blocks, old bathtubs, and other discards and represents a miniature Jerusalem and Bethlehem. In the 1960s and 1970s it was one of Connecticut’s biggest tourist attractions with nearly 50,000 visitors a year. RSVP by 5/3 by calling 203.753.0381, ext. 10. 

Cost Members: $12, Non-members: $17
Location

Mattatuck Museum
144 W. Main Street
Waterbury, CT
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Additional Information
SponsorMattatuck Museum
Phone203-753-0381x10
Contact nameCathy Filippone
Contact emailcfilippone@mattatuckmuseum.org
Websitehttp://www.mattatuckmuseum.org

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