1777 Whitemarsh Encampment

Since 1982, Hope Lodge has held re-enactments to commemorate the time from November 2 to December 11, 1777 when General George Washington and the Continental Army encamped in the Whitemarsh Hills.

37th annual encampment re-enactment

Saturday, November 3, 2018, 10 AM to 4 PM. Schedule and appearances subject to change.


*Revolutionary War Skirmishes at 11:30 am & 2:30 pm

*Doug Thomas appearing as General Anthony Wayne at 12:30 pm

*Lecture & book signing at 1:30 pm by Mary Stockwell. author of Unlikely General 'Mad' Anthony Wayne and the Battle for America.

*Children's Musters at 10:30 am & 2:00 pm (presented by Robert Scordia of Glover's Marblehead Regiment 2nd Co.)

ALL-DAY ACTIVITIES (Times may vary)

*Self-Guided Tours of Hope Lodge Mansion

*Military Surgeon Presentation

*Blacksmith Demonstration

*Beer brewing demonstration

*Experiments of Dr. Benjamin Franklin (presented by Michael Kochan)


*Artist Ed Kane

*Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations

*Bobbin Lace Demonstration by Becky Ledebohm

*Dulcimer Entertainment by Lynn King

*The Schooner Pursuit Historical Society

*Children's Games and Activities

*Bake Sale to benefit The Friends of Hope Lodge

*Hope Lodge Museum Shop

*Concessions provided by Pitruco Pizza and Big Ben Baked Potato Company

2018 Admission Prices
* Adults: $10.00
* Youth (ages 6-17): $5.00
* Seniors (65+): $5.00
* Family (One Car 2 adults and up to 4 children): $25.00
* Children (5 & under): FREE
* Friends of Hope Lodge Members: FREE


Encampment Tickets 2018

Troop and Sutler INVITATION  

It is our great pleasure to extend an invitation to you to our 37th Hope Lodge Encampment on November 3, 2018.

For Troops

For Sutlers

If you need forms sent in the mail, please email hopelodgepa@gmail.com