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Gertrude Chandler Warner Boxcar Children's Museum

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The Boxcar Children's Museum continues to undergo renovations and is currently closed.

Checked on the progress of the work being done on the Boxcar and due to circumstances beyond... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2019
Hatwoman
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Pomfret, Connecticut
Spring 2019

The Boxcar is undergoing renovations and will reopen with new displays and siding on June 15. The... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2019
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Jun 14, 2019
“The Boxcar Children's Museum continues to undergo renovations and is currently closed.”
May 27, 2019
“Spring 2019”
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Reviewed June 14, 2019

Checked on the progress of the work being done on the Boxcar and due to circumstances beyond anyone's control, the Boxcar will be closed at least until the end of July, 2019. Weather has hindered continued work on the exterior of the Boxcar. Updates to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

The Boxcar is undergoing renovations and will reopen with new displays and siding on June 15. The Boxcar is open weekends from 11 am to 4 pm or by special arrangements. Stop by and learn the stories of the Boxcar Children written by Gertrude Chandler...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

The Gertrude C. Warner Boxcar Children's Museum is actually housed in a vintage (late 20's early 1930's) Boxcar. The museum presents four distinct parts: one end depicts the way the children lived like in Book #1; as well as Surprise Island as in Book #2;...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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