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Presidio Museum Living History Day

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Experience the day-to-day lives of soldiers and their families who lived in the Presidio in the late 1700s.  Demonstrations of children’s games, candle making, weaving, and blacksmithing will be held, and fresh baked bread and handmade tortillas will be available to sample. Soldiers will practice their drills and fire a four-pound bronze cannon, a replica of cannons used at the Presidio in the late 1700s.Interactive opportunities will allow visitors to pump the bellows of the blacksmith’s forge, spin cotton and learn how the soldiers fire their muskets.
Cost: Included in Presidio Museum admission. $5 adults, $1 children 6-14, and free for children 5 and under and Presidio members.


Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Website:
http://www.tucsonpresidio.com

Organizer

Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson Museum
Phone:
520-837-8119
Email:
aprilb@TucsonPresidio.com
Website:
www.TucsonPresidio.com

Venue

Presidio San Agustin del Tucson
133 W. Washington St.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
Phone:
837-8119