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Rabble in Arms

Reenactors aboard Philadelphia II



1812 Reenactment

August 15-16, 2015

Benedict Arnold's Gunboat Comes Alive!
Join the crew of Philadelphia II as we return to the roots of our Rabble in Arms Reenactment. We will explore life aboard a gunboat of the American Revolution and learn about her and her crew's place in the pivotal Battle of Valcour Island of 1776.

Tactical demonstrations each day. Learn about military and camp life, open fire cooking, blacksmithing, and more.

Demonstrations and exhibits will be held on the Museum grounds Saturday 10-5, Sunday 10-4 and are included with Museum admission.

ONGOING ACTIVITIES

All activities will occur on the Museum grounds and waterfront. Participation included with daily Museum admission or annual museum membership.


A very special Thank You
to all of our reenactors, boat crews, and gun crews
without whom we would not be able to hold this event!