Enjoy a traditional 18th-century seasonal celebration featuring the illumination of the Capitol and its surrounding buildings with candles and cressets. The spectacle will be accompanied by a narrative and the firing of muskets.
Dates & Times
Illumination of the Capitol
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.
Seasonal Offerings at the Charlton Stage
It’s cold outside, let us warm your hearts with a variety of museum theatre experiences highlighting songs and traditions of the winter season.
Visit a Nation Builder- Martha Washington
Step into the past with Martha Washington, our Nation's first First Lady.