Museums in East Granby, CT

Find museums in East Granby, CT. Listings include Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine, the Stone House in East Granby, East Granby Historical Society, New England Air Museum and New England Insurance Services, Inc.. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 04/24/20
    U is for Unknown There are a lot of unknowns associated with New-Gate. For example both above and below ground, we can find evidence of the past people who resided here. Etched into the stone are let...
    > Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine
  • 04/23/20
    T is for Treadmill In 1824 New-Gate officials instituted a man-powered treadmill for those prisoners who were unskilled at other trades. In the four-story cell block where the treadmill was housed th...
    > Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine
  • 04/22/20
    Survey for Museums!
    > Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine
  • 04/22/20
    S is for Solitary The prison guards used a small cave in the mine to serve as solitary confinement. Confining men to this cave was used as a form of punishment. Today you can still see the ring bolt ...
    > Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine
  • 04/22/20
    Live from Old New-Gate: The Prison's Original Opening and First Escape
    > Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine