05/19/19 – Welcome Back Chickens!

Welcome Back Chickens!
Sunday, May 19, 2019
1:00pm - All Ages
Woodville Plantation (map)
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Join us in welcoming back some of the Neville House's most entertaining residents! After a long winter, the Woodville Plantation dominique chickens return and we are inviting you to also welcome them back.
Dominique chickens are considered America's oldest breed of chickens, said to descend from chickens brought to New England from southern England during colonial times.They would also very likely have been seen wandering the grounds of Woodville Plantation during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

Visitors will also have the opportunity to feed the chickens.

House tours will also be commencing from 1-4pm.
Admission is at the door and $5.00 per adult, $3.00 per child age 6-12, and FREE for children under age 6.

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The Home of John and Presley Neville, circa 1780

Woodville, the John and Presley Neville house, is Southwestern Pennsylvania’s principal link to the late 18th century, interpreting the time period of 1780-1820 and documenting the lives of the three families that resided there, the Nevilles (1775-1815), the Cowans (1815-1835), and the Wrenshalls (1835-1975).

Interested in renting the grounds and facilities at Woodville?

Visit our rental page for more details

Wayne's Legion

Please visit the website for Wayne's Legion, a group of dedicated individuals based at Woodville Plantation who recreate the first Army of the United States from 1792-1796.