Posted by: Kirsten | Friday, 29 February 2008

Colonial Clothing Workshop in Boston this Weekend

18th Century Clothing Workshop — From an NPS press release…

In celebration of Women’s History Month, Boston National Historical Park will hold an eighteenth-century clothing workshop with expert seamstress and reenactor Darlene Wigton on Sunday, March 2 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Battle of Bunker Hill Museum in Charlestown.  Learn about and watch demonstrations of the making of clothing worn by women at the time of the American Revolution. 

The free event is co-sponsored by Boston National Historical Park, the Charlestown Militia Company, and House of Garak.  For more information, please call Sean Hennessey at (617) 242-5616.

Date:  Sunday, March 2, 2008
  2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location:  Battle of Bunker Hill Museum, 43 Monument Square, Charlestown


  1. I am so sad I missed this and if it is ever offered again I know a group of girls who would love to attend!!


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