11/18/12 – Holidays at the House

Who
Holidays at the House
When
Sunday, November 18, 2012
12:00pm - All Ages
Where
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Other Info
Celebrate the holiday season in a different light with candlelight tours of Woodville Plantation. Learn how 18th century customs such as Twelfth Night, Boxing Day, and the firing of the Christmas guns differ from our modern celebrations. Featured will be a full table presentation of the Twelfth Night Feast in the newly restored Cowan dining room. Tours will be conducted from noon - 8 pm and admission is $5 per person. Children under 6 are free. No reservations are required.

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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).


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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.