Ethnic and cultural diversity at Mount Independence – Talk on Sunday, Aug. 12

On Sunday, August 12, 2018, the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, Vermont, offers a talk on “Ethnic and Cultural Diversity at Mount Independence” by historian and site interpreter Paul Andriscin. This talk looks at how a rag-tag force from six states and Vermont managed to maintain the Northern American Army here during the … Continue reading Ethnic and cultural diversity at Mount Independence – Talk on Sunday, Aug. 12

Great family activity – build fairy houses, August 11

It’s August and time for a family outing. On Saturday, August 11, 2018, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, Vermont, enjoy an afternoon of “Building Fairy and Other Imaginary Houses.”  The activity runs from 1 to 4 p.m. and is included in regular site admission ($5.00 adults/free for children under 15). Children … Continue reading Great family activity – build fairy houses, August 11

Philip Schuyler and Seth Warner come to the Mount July 28

On Saturday, July 28, 2018, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, Vermont, offers its annual travel back in time interview program, “Investigation into the Revolutionary Mind,” to summon two very different American Revolutionary War officers from the Northern Campaign of 1776-1777. Maj. Gen. Philip Schuyler, American Army commander … Continue reading Philip Schuyler and Seth Warner come to the Mount July 28