The Museum of Natural and Other Curiosities in Hartford, houses the re-created collection of artist Joseph Stewart, who started the museum in 1797, and includes eccentric exhibits like a two-headed calf and a two-headed pig.
Museum communications manager Jordan Polon says the bizarre beasts are a hit with museum freaks.
She says, It grosses me out, but tourists, kids especially, really go nuts for the weird animals. Its not everyday that you see a two-headed pig.
The museum is also home to a unicorn horn and a button that once belonged to George Washington, but its the preserved creatures that make the exhibit so strange and scary.
Polon says, The museum is filled with quite a lot of dead animals. Its a lot of taxidermy, and definitely freaks people out a little bit.
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