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Living History Saturday at Independence Hall

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am EDT

Independence Hall
23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880 United States

Travel back in time to where a nation was born in 1836.  On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.  The program features activities suited for the entire family.  Try your hand at writing with a quill pen and sign a copy of the Texas Declaration of Independence.  Visit with militia soldiers travelling through town or try your hand at some early Texas games.  Step back in time and discover the spot where Texas became Texas!  (Activities will vary and some are weather dependent).  Kids’ Focus to include children’s toys and dress-up. Texas Archeology Month, hands-on artifact table.

Free.  10 a.m. – 4 p.m

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Adam Arnold
936-878-2214 ext. 228


Independence Hall
23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880 United States
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