The American Revolution

Events

Exhibit: The Danbury Raid

American Revolution

Saturday, April 1st, 2017 through Monday, May 29th, 2017

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

British Raid at Compo Beach  Schedule of Events, Printable Copy

Westport’s First Selectman, Jim Marpe, will proclaim April 2017 “American Revolution Month”

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Danbury Raid Bus Tour with Ed Hynes

American Revolution

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for an all day tour led by Ed Hynes, CFA

In the spring of 1777 the British landed a force of 2,000 men on Compo Beach with the goal of confiscating or destroying the Patriot’s supply of tents and other provisions stashed in Danbury. 

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