Tricks & Treats at the Museum

October 28, 2017 - 10:00 am to October 29, 2017 - 5:00 pm
Museum of the American Revolution

Included with Museum admission. 

All Day

Kids who dress as their favorite revolutionary will receive a $2 off admission to the Museum throughout the weekend.

11:00 am - 3:00 pm 
Patriots Gallery

In the our Patriots Gallery, visitors can explore eighteenth-century folk customs that might remind them of today’s Halloween rituals. Why did early Americans carve turnips instead of pumpkins? Which spooky stories haunted their nightmares? Why did they stop buying sugar before the war broke out? Join the festivities, including special activities, a costume parade, and storytelling.

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