Mark Your Calendars! - Fire, Smoke & Muskets: Gloucester 1781
The Gloucester Museum of History will host Fire, Smoke & Muskets: Gloucester 1781 Oct. 1-2. This event will be commemorating the 241st anniversary of Gloucester’s Battle of the Hook, the largest cavalry battle during the American Revolution.
Cannon & Musket Firing · Student interactive worksheets · Meet American & British reenactors · Observe campfire cooking · Experience colonial era games & music · and so much more!
This free and family-friendly program will align with Virginia’s Standards of Learning (SOLs) for students of all ages, with emphasis on Virginia studies, African American History, and the Revolutionary War. The Historic Court Circle and surrounding areas will come to life with the sights and sounds of the American Revolution.
Contact: Robert Kelly, Museums Coordinator (804-693-1234) or firstname.lastname@example.org.