Roll up your sleeves and experience life on a colonial-era farmstead! At this family-friendly event, watch as the Thompson-Neely sheep are shorn of their wool using period-accurate techniques and tools. You’ll also go behind-the-scenes of various colonial-era trades, see how sheep’s fleece was used by colonists for clothing, watch a cooper create barrels, and tour the Thompson-Neely House and the grist mill across the street, which were both part of an 18th century farmstead.
Location: Thompson-Neely Farmstead and Grist Mill, Washington Crossing Historic Park
Address: 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania 18977
Prices: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 5-11, and free for those under 5.
Age: All ages
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