History Day Camp for Children

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“Revolutionary Morning Camp”

June 26-28 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Fun and learning for children are on tap at the annual Mount Independence State Historic Site “Revolutionary Morning Camp” for children ages 7 to 12. Camp will be June 26-28, 2019, 9:30 to 12:30. The fee is $75 and pre-registration is required.

Children will enjoy Revolutionary Times learning about Mount Independence, archaeology, and more, with walks, stories, new hands-on activities, and more. Mount Independence was an important place in the American Revolution, when thousands of soldiers built independence on Lake Champlain.

Camp space is limited. The fee includes all materials and simple snacks each day.  For more information and to pre-register contact the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, Vermont, at (802) 948-2000. Call also for information on sibling discounts and scholarships.

Mount Independence, one of Vermont’s State-Owned historic sites, is a National Historic Landmark and is one of the least disturbed Revolutionary War sites in America.  It is located near the end of Mount Independence Road, six miles west of the intersections of VT Routes 73 and 22A in Orwell. Regular hours are 10:00 to 5:00 daily through October 13, with admissions of $5.00 for adults and free for children under 15.