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Revolutionary Summer: Join the Continental Army

Independence Day- George Washington’s Encampment and More

Aug 11, 2019 @ 11:00 am3:00 pm

New-York Historical Society
70 Central Park West at 77th Street
New York, NY

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Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: All

Fall in with a company of Continental Army soldiers including a young Alexander Hamilton. Explore displays of 18th-century weaponry, learn military drills, and interact with all of the tools and equipment of a common soldier around a replica of George Washington’s Headquarters Tent.

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