During the 18th century, guns were customarily fired in salute to the Christmas season and as an expression of joy and celebration. Join us on Duke of Gloucester street for a re-creation of this event.
Dates & Times
Firing of the Christmas Guns
Illumination of Palace Green
Enjoy a traditional 18th-century seasonal celebration featuring the illumination of Palace Green and the surrounding buildings with candles and cressets.
Open to the Public
All Things are Possible
Robert Carter III discusses his inner struggles and new-found faith that will lead him to an extraordinary decision and an equally remarkable action.
Witness imagined conversations between Thomas Jefferson, John Locke and King George 3 to discover the ghosts behind Jefferson’s drafts of the Declaration of Independence.
Art Museums Admission