Enjoy a traditional 18th-century seasonal celebration featuring the illumination of Palace Green and the surrounding buildings with candles and cressets. The spectacle will be accompanied by a narrative and the firing of muskets.
Dates & Times
Illumination of Palace Green
Visit with the Printers
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Discover the letterpress trade and how it spread the news in the age before the Internet.
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.
Captives to Citizens
Discuss the 18th c. practice of captive taking, and subsequent adoption, in eastern woodland tribes – and the unique definitions of citizenship in these American Indian communities