Gaskins Virginia Continental Battalion of 1781: Encampment at Scotchtown


May 25, 2024

10:00 am — 4:00 pm

Experience life in an 18th century American Revolution encampment with the Gaskins Virginia Continental Battalion! Explore historic foodways, fashion, music, drills and musket firing as we explore what a detachment of Hanover Militia looked like at the outbreak of the American Revolution, backing their leader and considering Patrick Henry’s words, “Liberty or Death”. This program is included with regular admission pricing, and is completely free for Preservation Virginia members. Need to renew your membership? You can do that here: renew now.

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