Small Business Saturday

Nathan Hale Homestead Opens For Last Weekend Of The Season

Nathan Hale Homestead Opens For Last Weekend Of The Season

Connecticut Landmarks' Nathan Hale Homestead hosted a combination Black Friday and Small Business Saturday event the weekend after Thanksgiving.

"Shop, Sip and Celebrate!" invited visitors to the home of the family of state hero Nathan Hale, for the final weekend of 2016. There, visitors could sip tea or apple cider, shop for discounted merchandise at the museum gift shop, and take advantage of free tours of the Hale home.

Constructed in 1776, the current house is the second dwelling built on the property. Nathan's father, Richard Hale, was a prosperous livestock farmer, and built the house for his large family.

Six of Richard's eight sons served in the...

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