Trades of Antiquity

Date(s)

  • June 22, 2019 | 10:00 am

Come join Henricus Historical Park and the Southeast Virginia Primitive Skills Group for a weekend of historic skills. See demonstrations of life skills and trades from the pre-contact and Colonial eras in Virginia such as flint knapping, fire starting, wood turning, broom weaving, soap making, trapping, hide prep, and blacksmithing. Examples of artifacts made will be available for purchase, so bring your questions and take home a piece of history.
Cost: $9/adult, $7/children ages 3-12; Henricus Patrons: free