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Battle of Bladensburg Encampment


Date and Time: Saturday, August 11, 12 noon-4 pm
Description:

Bring the family to join British and American War of 1812 troops as they camp on the lawn to prepare for the battle. You could be recruited to join the American militia! Enjoy children’s activities and live music through the afternoon. Period-inspired refreshments will be available for purchase courtesy of the Riversdale Kitchen Guild. Scouts - call for details about earning a badge!

Cost: FREE; regular fee for house tours
Ages: All ages welcome.     
Location: Riversdale House Museum
4811 Riverdale Road, Riverdale Park 20737 
Contact: 301-864-0420; TTY 301-699-2544


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