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Commemoration of the Battle of Fort Washington

Sunday, November 17, 2019

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

This year marks the 243rd anniversary of the Battle of Fort Washington, a key event during the Revolutionary War. Be transported back in time and celebrate your local history.

Come watch a blacksmith demonstration and American troops perform and lead military drills! Listen to live 18th-century music, make arts and crafts and play games from the revolutionary period. Meet General George Washington and tour the battle scene with heroine Margaret Corbin!

Dress up in your best 18th-century costume. Prizes will be offered for the most authentic costumes!

Register on Eventbrite.

 

Location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks,

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

Contact Email

info@forttryonparktrust.org

Categories

Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids, Talks, Fall Festivals

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