DARIEN, CONN. – The Darien Historical Society announced plans to host a champagne reception to celebrate the opening of its new exhibit Friday, March 20.
The reception for "Front Page!!!...April, 1865 in The New York Times...Our Nation's Triumph and Tragedy in 30 Original Issues!" is from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
The exhibit will cover such events as the tail end of the Civil War and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln through the Times' contemporary coverage.
Tickets for the catered event are $30 for Darien Historical Society members and $40 for non-members.
The society is at 45 Old Kings Highway N., Darien.
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