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241st Commemoration of the Battle of Fort Washington

Sunday, November 12, 2017

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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Be transported back in time and celebrate your local history!

This year marks the 241st anniversary of the Battle of Fort Washington, a key event during the Revolutionary War. 

The Brigade of the American Revolution will perform and lead drills. Come watch a blacksmith demonstration, listen to live 18th-century music, make arts and crafts, and play games from the revolutionary period. Tour the battle scene with a tour guide dressed as heroine Margaret Corbin. 

Prizes will be offered for the most authentic costumes!

Photo by Todd Hilton

Location

Cafe Lawn in Fort Tryon Park
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

Contact Email

info@FortTryonParkTrust.org

Categories

Education, History, Best for Kids, Fall Festivals

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