Hearty in the Cause: Lewes 1776

Hearty in the Cause: Lewes 1776

When: Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16 from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Rain-or-Shine
Where: Historic Campus located at 110 Shipcarpenter Street and
The Lewes Maritime Museum at the Cannonball House 118 Front Street, both in downtown Lewes, Delaware
Admission is $5.00 per person, children under 12 are free.  

This immersive living history program is set in spring 1776, a tumultuous period in Lewes' past. The program recreates the atmosphere of Lewes during the early months of the American Revolution and highlights the experiences of those both in town and at sea. In addition to historically attired interpreters, our main campus comes to life with demonstrations including an 18th-century century spring pole lathe, historic cricket matches, and colonial-era spirits at Sussex Tavern, making this a must-attend event!

Event Details:

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/15/2023 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Lewes Historical Society Historic Main Campus
110 Shipcarpenter St
Lewes, DE 19958
Contact Name: 
Anne McCollum
Contact Phone: 
(302) 645-7670
Contact Email: 

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