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1777 Whitemarsh Encampment & Hope Lodge 270th Anniversary Celebration

This event commemorates the time from November 2 to December 11, 1777 when General George Washington and the Continental Army were encamped in the Whitemarsh Hills. 

Events & 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.)


*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

Troop Registration

Sutler Registration


Earlier Event: October 28
Guided Mansion Tours at 1:00 & 2:30
Later Event: December 1
Holidays at Hope Lodge & Beer Tasting