All the cannon positioned for the defense of Fort lee were abandoned by the Continental Army in their hasty retreat from the impending British attack. Forewarned of the approaching Cornwallis on November 20, the Americans fled, leaving behind 50 cannon, their tents, hundreds of barrels of flour, ammunition and more were abandoned at Fort Lee.
Have you ever wondered what is behind closed doors on a regular tour? Enjoy Liberty Hall’s Wednesday Night at the Museum series for a VIP behind-the-scenes tour. Discover what secrets lie beyond these areas that are not open to the public. Visit the servant’s areas and hidden rooms used by the home’s staff and explore […]