Nightmare on Main: Ghost Town- Shadows of the Past
At Railroad Museum! 55 Bridge Street. (New Location) Nightmare on Main: Ghost Town – Shadows of the Past. Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum, in Willimantic. on October 8, 9, 14, 15, 23 with a family event on afternoon Oct. 22.
The scenes will depict 19th century historical events in Ghost Towns. Visitors will discover the old schoolhouse, the saloon and the jail where they will encounter hobos, card sharks, grave diggers and more. There are some 3,800 ghost towns in the United States. Most were boom towns or flourishing communities that became abandoned in the 19th and early 20th centuries in favor of bigger cities or became casualties of changing industries.
Ghost Town Tours are rain or shine and will start every twenty minutes between 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. The event is moderately scary, creepy but not bloody, and appropriate for ages 10+. Refreshments will be available. Visitors should bring flashlights.
a fund raiser to benefit the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum. Tickets are available at the gate. The Museum is located at 55 Bridge Street in Willimantic. Parking is free. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Facebook: NightmareonMain Willimantic phone 860-742-6143
Wonderful props. You can tell lots of work goes into building them. This will be their eighth year and I've been to them all. Great night for the adults to go out.
Posted Sep 2022
Good and creepy. History at its non-boring best.
Posted Sep 2019