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When in the Course of Human Events –
A Fourth of July Celebration and Picnic

Saturday and Tuesday, July 1st and 4th

Time - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Last admit at 3:00

Admission is $10.00 for adults and $6.00 for children (ages 4 to 12). Children under 4 are free.

Tickets are also available at the Visitor Center

Enjoy a picnic at the farm and celebrate our nation's birthday by hearing the Declaration of Independence and witnessing the crowds reaction. There is not complete agreement in Chester County but the Patriots are determined to win the crowd by making demonstrations against the king. Activities include house tours, textile demonstrations, long rifle, garden and animal talks. Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic basket lunch or purchase refreshments. Bring a comfortable chair or blanket and enjoy the Fourth as it was celebrated years ago on a true colonial farm in Chester County.



Reading from Paine's "The Crisis" (12:30 and 2:30)

Reading of the Declaration of Independence -( 1:00 and 3:00 with burning of King George) Feel free to pick up a quill pen and sign the declaration yourself.

"Schedule subject to change"


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