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Young Patriot's Day

Saturday, September 21st @ the  Battlefield

Activities for school-age children and families highlighted colonial life and the American Revolutionary War!
  • The New Jersey Greys demonstrated camp life with kids participating in marching and drilling.  Demonstrations of musket and cannon firing.
  • Met and talked to George Washington, Ben Franklin, and Betsy Ross.
  • Learned about 18th-century medicine and archaeology.
  • Learned about the Battle and the Revolution.
  • Toured the Thomas Clarke House.
  • Learned about New Jersey as the Crossroads of the American Revolution by visiting information tables set up by area historic sites.
All enjoyed the Battlefield’s landscape and the beautiful weather.