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Events in Lewes, Delaware

Chocolate on the Delaware: Interactive Demonstration


Chocolate originally found its place in the Colonial era culture of the American Revolution. It's popularity took it  through the Second World War, into the present day - with possible scientific applications for the future. Audience members will view a demonstration of the 18th-century chocolate making process using period methods. Demonstrations will be conducted by Lewes Historical Society living history characters. Delight  your senses with the touch, smell, and finally, a sample taste of an 18th-century drinking chocolate.

This program will be held at the Lewes History Museum located at 101 Adams Ave., Lewes, DE 19958. This program is FREE, family friendly and open to the public (ages 6+ with an adult). A $5 donation per person is appreciated. Register by February 18th - email to: [email protected]