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Build Your Own Monitor Boat with the Eli Whitney Museum at the Trumbull Library
Ticket Price: Free
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An Eil Whitney Museum representative will help children, ages 8 and up, build a Civil War Monitor iron ship with a rotating turret of your own! Cornelius Bushnell was an engineer and shipbuilder near New Haven who was instrumental in bringing the USS Monitor, the first ironclad warship commissioned by the United States Navy, to the Union cause during the American Civil War. Registration required by calling the Trumbull Library at 203-452-5197.

Venue Information
Trumbull Library
33 Quality Street
, CT
1 203-452-5197