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Thursday May 23, 2024 to Friday May 24

Essex County in the War of 1812 Education Days

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Stroll through a series of period camps and experience history come alive with the following demonstrations:

A Timeline of the War in Essex County, The Life of a Sailor on Ship, 19th Century Textile Demonstration, Loom & Finger Weaving, 19th Century Cooking, Life in the Camp (Rope & Candle Making), and Black Powder Firing (Muskets & Canon).

Tuck Shop on site for candy & Souvenirs

Register your class:
519-819-5318 (Victoria)

May 23rd & 24th

Venue: Maidstone Bicentennial Museum

1093 Puce Rd.
Essex, ON N8M 2X7 Canada

Phone: 519-727-8811

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