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240th Anniversary of the Raid on Paulus Hook
Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Bergen County Historical Society & BAR (Brigade of the American Revolution) for this event. Walk where Lighthorse Harry Lee walked in. View new exhibits of our American Revolutionary War collections and enlarged reproductions of period maps including a recently discovered one. Museum site open for tours, exhibits.
All 3 Jersey-Dutch sandstone houses, including the Steuben House, a state historic site, are connected by an ADA compliant gravel walking path. The Westervelt-Thomas Barn will be open with broom-making. Take-away kite making project included for children and kite flying in the Meadow if conditions are right.
Historic New Bridge Landing: An American Revolutionary War Battleground including 3 Jersey-Dutch Sandstone Houses, exhibits of BCHS collections, tavern, gift shop, outkitchen & barn.
Free parking is available or take a train on the Pascack Valley Line from Secaucus via NJ Transit to the “New Bridge Landing” train stop. Walk one block north & east. By car, HNBL is only 7 miles from the GWB.
Admission: $12 adults, $7 students, BCHS members free.
Location: Historic New Bridge Landing, 1201-1209 Main St., River Edge, NJ.