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Revolutionary Summer: Join the Continental Army

Independence Day- George Washington’s Encampment and More

Aug 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am3:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Aug 11, 2019

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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Aug 11, 2019

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 for the afternoon. Explore displays of 18th-century weaponry, learn military drills, and interact with all of the tools and equipment of a common soldier.

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