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A high up view of the War at Sea gallery in the Museum of the American Revolution featuring a sloop

This month, History Explorers, we’re taking our meeting to seas! Climb aboard as we learn about life aboard a privateer ship, including what sailors ate, what your job might have been, and how sailors passed the time. For our Explorer challenge, bring along something from home that you would want to join you as you spent eight months at sea. And get ready to help us create our own, original, “tall tale” from the high seas.

History Explorers Club playdates are best enjoyed by ages 7-11 but fun for all kids.

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Feb 27

History Explorers Club: Who Was Ona Judge?

February 27, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
In celebration of Black History Month, dig into the story of Ona Judge, a woman who escaped enslavement from the home of President George Washington.
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Tent Craft

At Home Crafts & Activities

Check out a selection of historically inspired crafts and activities below that families can make and do at home.
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Virtual Readings & Books for Kids

Browse a curated collection of excerpts from exciting, thought-provoking books about the American Revolution — for kids!
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