Twilight History 2023
June 12, 2023 @ 6:00PM — August 3, 2023 @ 8:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Add to Calendar
Washington Heritage Museums: 1500 Washington Ave Fredericksburg, VA 22401 Get Directions
Four nights, four historic sites. Walk in the footsteps of history!
Explore some of the area's most precious historic sites; the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, the Rising Sun Tavern, the Mary Washington House...and now for the FIRST time, the Mary Washington Monument. This a perfect chance for parents to enjoy downtown Fredericksburg while we educate children ages 8 to 12 with hands-on 18th-century skills, trades, and recipes. Two sessions will be held this summer with four nights each, so don't miss this amazing experience!
Did you know...WHM members get $20 off each registrant! Consider enrolling your camper as a Scholar level member ($25) entitling your camper and one additional household member to the benefits of membership, including discounts and early access to events for one full year. Join today - it's like receiving a Scholar membership for only $5 and allows your student to enjoy history all year long! Current members, check your email or call 540-373-5630 for the discount code.
During registration, you will be asked for t-shirt size and which hat your child would like. After registration, you will receive an email confirmation with a special link to the "Quartermaster's Store." Here, books, toys, and additional shirts and hats will all be available, just for you! Orders will be handed out upon arrival at the camp.
Want to be a partner in history education? Donations toward our youth programming are greatly appreciated and sponsorships are also available at the Candlemaker, Lamplighter, and Philosopher levels.
Participants must be aged 8 to 12 years. Youth aged 15 and older may be interested in volunteering as a Camp Apprentice: Sign Up Now!
Water will be available at all times for campers. Snacks are not provided. Campers should come fed and ready to learn!
Refund Policy: 90% refund at 14+ days prior, 50% refund at 7-14 days prior; no refunds after 6 days prior to the start of camp.