Barnum Museum Archive

  • Located at the mouth of the Pequonnock River, Briidgeport was the home of P.T. Barnum and the birthplace of “General” Tom Thumb, a 28-inch tall man who was the main attraction of Barnum’s “Greatest Show On Earth”.

    Bridgeport, Connecticut

    Located at the mouth of the Pequonnock River, Briidgeport was the home of P.T. Barnum and the birthplace of “General” Tom Thumb, a 28-inch tall man who was the main attraction of Barnum’s “Greatest Show On Earth”.

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