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Washington’s Birthday Celebration at Knox’s Headquarters

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Over the winter of 1780-81 at this headquarters, General Henry Knox organized the artillery for the projected attack on New York City. Soldiers, at the nearby encampment, repaired and trained on the guns, howitzers and mortars. See a small cannon fired at 11:45am, 1:45pm and 3:45pm. Tours of the historic house on the hour from 10am-3pm.

Details

Date:
February 17
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.nysparks.com

Organizer

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation
Phone:
845-561-1765
Email:
chad.johnson@parks.ny.gov
Website:
www.nysparks.com

Other

Contact email for posting (not published)
michael.mcgurty@parks.ny.gov
Reason for revision
review

Venue

Knox’s Headquarters State Historic Site
289 Forge Hill Road
Vails Gate, NY 12584
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Phone:
(845) 561-5498
Website:
www.nysparks.com