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Warming Up with the Washingtons
December 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Join us to Warm Up At The Washingtons’ on Sunday, December 11th, from 12:00 PM until 4:00 PM, at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, in Newburgh. Historic interpreters will be available in each seasonally decorated room to talk about what took place during the Washingtons’ stay at the Hasbrouck House during the last winter of the Revolutionary War. The Salmagundi Consort will perform period appropriate music by an indoor Dutch jambless fireplace. Cookies and warm cider will be served near an outdoor fire.
Admission is free for the day, compliments of the Friends of the State Historic Sites of the Hudson Highlands. Call 845-562-1195 for details and directions.
Washington’s Headquarters is also part of Newburgh’s historical society’s annual Candlelight Tours. For more information and ticket prices to see the other historic homes on the tour, please contact Newburgh’s historical society at 845-561-2585 or visit their website at http://www.newburghhistoricalsociety.com/.