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18th Century Living Crafts


Stony Point Battlefield
44 Battlefield Road

41.241483 -73.972812

County: Rockland
Region: Lower Hudson


  • September 30, 2023, 11:00AM


Event Type Historic Site Tour/History Description Flax Breaking & Spinning: Barbara Johns will demonstrate spinning as done in the 18th century. From flax breaking to drop spindles and spinning wheels, Barbara will explain how these spun fibers turned into sheets of cloth for clothing. Basket Weaving: Join Sharon Morrison to learn how to weave a basket- an everyday item used during the American Revolution. This event has ongoing demonstrations and the opportunity to try your hand at these lost arts. Organization Hosting the Event Palisades Interstate Park Commission Phone Number 845-786-2521

Additional Information

Event Duration (hours): 5

Family Friendly
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? Portion
Additional Wheelchair Info: Very hilly site
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