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Revolutionary War Living History Day

  • Hillsborough Vistitors Center 150 East King Street Hillsborough, NC, 27278 United States (map)

Join the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough for our annual living history day to commemorate Hillsborough's Revolutionary history. Re-enactors and activities will be set up throughout the day at the Hillsborough Visitors Center, Burwell School Historic Site, and Orange County Historical Museum.

Summary of Events

At The Hillsborough Visitors Center - 150 East King Street

Revolutionary War Reenactors
Drill & Musket Demonstrations Cooking Demonstrations
Colonial Tea Room
Live Music & Storytelling
Crafts Tent
Book Signing with Author, Suzanne Adair
Revolutionary Hillsborough Guided Tour @ 11:00
Costumed Characters

At the Burwell School Historic Site - 319 North Churton Street

Colonial Crafts, Games & Kid’s Activities
The Role of Women & Children in the Revolution (Displays & Presentations)
Colonial Clothing Dress Up Trunk
Colonial Store
Sun Assembly Dancers

At The Orange County Historical Museum - 201 North Churton Street

John Blackfeather Jeffries – The Lives & Tools of Hillsborough’s Pre-European Settlers
Cotton Spinning Demonstrations
Kids Craft Activities

Later Event: March 3
Historic Hillsborough Guided Tour