EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 8/10/18

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GUIDED TOUR WEEKENDS

Receive a personal guided tour for the regular admission price.  Tour begins at 1:00 p.m. 

DATE/TIME: Saturdays & Sundays throughout AUGUST   1:00 p.m.

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AMERICAN REVOLUTION ROUND TABLE OF CENTRAL PA: "BRADDOCK'S DEFEAT: THE BATTLE OF MONONGAHELA AND THE ROAD TO REVOLUTION"

Award-winning historian and author, David L. Preston will speak about this historical event which sparked the Seven Years’ War and had a profound impact on the Revolutionary War, decades later. Preston utilized previously untapped sources, allowing him to paint a gripping and immersive account of Braddock’s Defeat and the lessons learned by some of Braddock’s key men who were with him on that fateful trip, among them, George Washington, Thomas Gage, Horatio Gates, and Daniel Morgan.

Drinks and refreshments provided. Pre-registration is not required. Book signing and purchase at event.

DATE/TIME: Sunday AUGUST 12, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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OPEN LABOR DAY

Open for regular hours on Labor Day.  Guided tours at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

DATE/TIME: Monday SEPTEMBER 3, 2018  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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THEN & NOW LIVING HISTORY BIVOUAC 

Visit this Living History Time Line of Uniforms and Equipment from the 18th through 21st centuries on the grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum.  Battle dress uniform show and weapons demonstrations begin at 1:00 p.m. each day. 

DATE/TIME: Saturday & Sunday SEPTEMBER 8 & 9, 2018  10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.