SIEGE WEEKEND


SIEGE WEEKEND



The Revolutionary War comes to life with tactical battles, Living History Demonstrations, guided tours, activities for the whole family and MORE! Taste history with American Heritage Chocolate and visit with "Hercules of the Revolution" as Travis Bowman presents the story of Peter Francisco – a young orphan who grew up to be known as "Washington's one-man army" and reportedly served at Fort Mifflin during the time of the Siege. over 200 staff, volunteers and reenactors bring history to life at Fort Mifflin for this exciting event – likely the largest Living History event presented for the public in Philadelphia.

Website - http://fortmifflin.us/upcoming-events
Period - Rev War
Type - Living history
CTX unit - 1st Rhode Island Regiment, Continental Line

Contact:
Museum - (215) 215.685.4167
1st RI - (609) 310-1521
When
Sat Nov 10 10am – Sun Nov 11, 2012 4pm Eastern Time
Where
FORT MIFFLIN, HOG ISLAND ROADS, PHILADELPHIA, PA (map)









TELLING THE STORY OF TRUE FREEDOM FIGHTERS