Huzzah Family Workshops

Join us at the Folsom Tavern for “HUZZAH!” family workshops. This program series is geared towards children ages 6+ and their families. Sessions will take place on select Thursday afternoons, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm. Topics and activities will vary, but each session will include either a lesson or read aloud story and fun hands-on activities.

Thursdays: July 26th, August 2nd, August 16th, August 23rd

Price: $5.00 per child

About the Program

This is not a drop-off program, so parents must accompany children for the duration of the program. Feel free to utilize museum grounds for lunch, but please be sure to take any trash with you.

Admission for the program must be paid in advance. Payment may be completed either online below or at the museum. No refunds will be made unless the Museum cancels the event.

Thursday, July 26: Colonial Games:  Try out some fun 18th century games and then make your own colonial board game to bring home.

Thursday, August 2: Writing & School:  The Declaration of Independence was actually signed by delegates on August 2nd.  Experience colonial school and try writing with a quill pen, like the signers of the Declaration.

Thursday, August 16: Revolutionary Spies:  Learn about the secret world of spies during the American Revolution. Go undercover and try your hand at some colonial spycraft.

Thursday, August 23: Join the Militia:  Do you have what it takes to join the colonial militia? Hear about what life was like for a militiaman and learn to muster.

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Upcoming Dates

July 26

August 2

August 16 

August 23

Additional Information

All Workshops are held at the Folsom Tavern, 164 Water Street, Exeter, NH.  Due to the historic nature of the buildings, the museum is not handicap accessible.

Parking is quite limited, so ​carpooling is encouraged. Two hour on-street parking is available and the Museum’s parking lot is located on Spring Street (behind Folsom Tavern). Please do not park in the lot located near the Ladd-Gilman House (yellow building) and bank or bank parking lot.

Questions? Please contact apientrantonio@independencemuseum.org

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