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American Independence Museum to offer Homeschool Day

On Friday, May 10, the American Independence Museum in Exeter will host its popular Homeschool Day: Colonial Living Days for homeschool students.In the 90-minute program, students of all ages will learn from 18th century re-enactors who will each provide glimpses into...

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Thousands expected at American Independence Festival

Featuring live music, colonial-inspired beer, food trucks, games for kids, traditional artisans, art and craft fair, and colonial battle re-enactments, the 29th Annual American Independence Festival on Saturday, July 13 will delight people of all ages.“This a fun and...

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Museum program continues its ‘travels’

Making its way across the nation with stops in California, Minnesota and Utah to name just a few, the American Independence Museum’s Traveling Trunk program recently made its way back from Massachusetts.“The traveling trunk made our American Revolution unit much more...

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Major work to begin at American Independence Museum

This spring, perimeter excavation will begin outside the Ladd-Gilman House (c.1721) at the American Independence Museum, work that will kick off a number of projects to rehabilitate its structure.“For many years, the Ladd-Gilman House has suffered from water...

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Museum to host Genealogy Workshop Series

On Saturday, April 20, the American Independence Museum will host “Using DNA in Your Family History Research,” the first of 4 workshops in its Genealogy Workshop Series, sponsored by the William W. Treat Foundation. In this initial workshop, presented by the New...

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