The Blue Bedroom

The Blue Bedroom

In Gillette Castle in East Haddam, CT. This was used as a guest bedroom, and Helen Hayes stayed here as a young girl.

Gillette Castle entryway

At Gillette Castle State Park in East Haddam, CT.


Stairway to the main room.


Elaborately carved wooden door with intricate trick wooden mechanical locks. Most of the doors in the building are like this, with theatrical features.


Mud room.