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Ogden House

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1520 Bronson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824 United States
203-259-1598 https://www.fairfieldhistory.org/visit/ogden-house/

June 2018

CT Open House Day: The 1750 Ogden House

June 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Ogden House, 1520 Bronson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824 United States

Step inside the Ogden House and experience how the Ogden Family lived in 18th century Fairfield. Museum Docents will lead guided tours giving visitors a behind-the-scenes look inside this New England saltbox house, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Outside in the Colonial Kitchen Garden, learn about colonial era plants, the importance of beekeeping and take part in garden activities led by the Fairfield Garden Club. The Ogden House honey bee project includes apiaries located in Oak Lawn…

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November 2018

Pie Night at the 1750 Ogden House

November 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ogden House, 1520 Bronson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824 United States

Friday, November 16, 6 – 8pm. $5; Seniors & Students: $3. Celebrate a Fairfield tradition from the early 1800s. Before Thanksgiving, friends and families visited neighbors, sampling a variety of pies at each house. As the revelers moved on, they grew larger (in more ways than one) as the hosts and hostesses at each house joined the party. Eventually people were sitting in hallways, on stairs and throughout the house! Join us to enjoy this tradition with pie tasting and…

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August 2019

Summer Camp Session 5: Colonial Life

August 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 16, 2019

Ogden House, 1520 Bronson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824 United States
$225 – $250

Step back in time and discover what life was like in Colonial times at the 1750 Ogden House, located at 1520 Bronson Road in Fairfield. Dipping candles, writing with a feather pen and ink, and making homemade butter and ice cream were all in a day’s work. Campers spend four days learning and playing at the Ogden House, a Fairfield Saltbox home dating back to 1750, and the final day on the historic Town Green exploring a 19th century schoolhouse…

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