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Arms and Armor Program: 17th Century Colonial Militia

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History / Heritage - Performance

Date & Time: Saturday, May 27, 2023
11:30 AM-12:30 PM, 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary
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Worcester Art Museum
Stoddard Courtyard or 2nd Floor Conference Room if rain or extreme heat
55 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Cost: Free with museum admission
Description: Did you know that Arms and Armor were used even in early Colonial America? Discover the weapons and equipment used for defense by the first European settlers in New England and find out just who they thought they needed protection from. This program is presented by The Salem Trayned Band, a re-enacting group that accurately recreates a 17th-century English colonial militia unit from Salem, Massachusetts.

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Entered by: Worcester Art Museum

Created: March 27, 2023 at 1:27 PM
Last Modified: May 10, 2023 at 8:36 AM

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