Immerse Yourself in History: Revolutionary War Encampment at the Persen House Museum!


Sat, Jun 8, 2024    
10:00 am-4:00 pm


74 John St., Kingston, NY, 12401

Event Type

Step back in time and experience colonial life with the 1st Ulster Militia reenactment group! Join them at the Matthewis Persen House Museum for a day of demonstrations and living history.

What to Expect:

  • Witness an authentic 18th-century encampment
  • Learn about fire-starting, knitting, sewing, open fire cooking, and more!
  • Discover the life of a colonial soldier and citizen

About the 1st Ulster Militia:

This dedicated group brings history to life, portraying the citizen soldiers who defended the Hudson Valley during the Revolutionary War. Through interactive demonstrations, they offer a glimpse into everyday life during this pivotal period.

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday, June 8th
  • Time: [Event times to be confirmed] (Check website or contact organizers for details)
  • Location: Matthewis Persen House Museum, 74 John Street, Kingston, NY (corner of John and Crown Streets)
  • Admission: Free and open to the public

Don’t Miss Out!

Explore the rich history of the Hudson Valley at this exciting event. The Persen House Museum offers a unique opportunity to learn about the past through engaging activities.

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We look forward to seeing you there!