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Knights of Columbus Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An intresting stop!

Although not a very religious person, this place was very interesting! The main part of the museum... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
250crystalp
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New York
This Museum Blew Me Away! Excellent!!

Had always wanted to visit the KofC Museum, but just never got there. Being Polish, I wanted to... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2019
bchrzan
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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Established in 1982, the Knights of Columbus Museum, Inc. is a nonprofit institution serving the general public through exhibitions of history, art, and faith. It serves as an archive for the Knights of Columbus Supreme Council and maintains a...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although not a very religious person, this place was very interesting! The main part of the museum is all about the founding 'fathers' of the Knights of Columbus. The relics and paintings are beautiful. The museum staff is VERY friendly and the museum is self...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed January 27, 2019

Had always wanted to visit the KofC Museum, but just never got there. Being Polish, I wanted to get there before the "Christmas in Poland" exhibit closes on Feb 3rd. This place is open 7 days a week, and has free parking and admission. There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2019

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Reviewed January 15, 2019

We were lucky that when we toured the Christmas in Poland exhibit that there was also a Polish Koledy concert that afternoon with the Moniuszko Choir. Figure up to an hour to see the Christmas in Poland exhibit plus the decorated Christmas trees by children...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

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Reviewed January 12, 2019

I went to the K of C Museum to check out the "Christmas in Poland" exhibit. It was excellent. But while I was there I learned how the K of C played such an important role with other organizations in taking care of the allied...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

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Reviewed January 6, 2019

The exhibit is FREE and the parking is FREE. The docent was very engaging and did not rush her presentation. There is a simulation of what it was to be in the trenches. I think every school should view this exhibit before it leaves in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

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Reviewed January 3, 2019

Went during holiday season to see the "Christmas in Poland" exhibit and the "World War I" exhibit. Small but good exhibits. Also saw the Christmas tree displays from the various schools in Connecticut, as well as their permanent collection which discusses the history of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Our family, all adults, visited the museum the day after Christmas. Easy to reach off highways, with free parking and admission. A donation is requested, but there is no pressure. We left one. There are changing exhibits and we were interested in Christmas In Poland...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

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Reviewed October 2, 2018

If you are in New Haven and looking for something to do downtown this museum is a nice little place to visit. An hour is sufficient.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

Easy to find. Easy Walking from the Train Station. They have free parking under the building. Christmas Time is the Greatest Time to See All the Nativity Set from all over the world. Plus the Children decorate Christmas Tree.

Date of experience: December 2017
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We attended here to visit the museum. The admission and parking are free. There are two floors to visit. When we attended they had the WW1 display. Very interesting and highly recommended. It is very nicely arranged. We spent about 2 hours here and it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

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