370 Beach Rd., Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1598..
The Fairfield Museum and History Center will host its annual Burning of Fairfield Walking Tour from 4 - 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 7th, the actual date of the destruction of Fairfield by British troops in 1779. The tour, which brings to life this exciting piece of Fairfield's history, will include stops at various homes on or adjacent to the Historic Town Green with actors portraying prominent citizens, according to Walt Matis, Museum volunteer coordinator. The Burning of Fairfield Walking Tour will begin at the Museum, 370 Beach Road, and will take place rain or shine. The cost is $5 for museum members and $8 for non-members. To register for the Walking Tour, please call 203-259-1598.