Prudence Crandall HouseEdit profile
Prudence Crandall House, also known as Elisha Payne House, is a historic house in Canterbury, Connecticut. It was the home of Prudence Crandall, the abolitionist and educator, and is now home to the Prudence Crandall Museum. The building was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1991. It is located within the Canterbury Center Historic District, another listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The house is a museum and includes period rooms, changing exhibits, a small research library (available for in-house study) and a gift shop. It is located at the southeast corner of the junction of Connecticut Route 14 and Connecticut Route 169.