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Join the Lewes Historical Society for the immersive and entertaining program, Tavern Talks...

Each event offers participants the opportunity to partake in historical conversations, based on a given time in Delaware’s First Town history. This popular show is sponsored by the Lewes Historical Society and takes place in one of their atmospheric, historic buildings, often by candlelight. This interactive interpretation will not disappoint! Reservations are required, space is limited, and you must be 21 years of age to attend.

Tavern Talks: Suffrage Starts with You has been canceled.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Lewes Historical Society has canceled its AUGUST 2021 ‘Tavern Talk’ programs. Our apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused. We look forward to having you join the Society for other special events and programs.

Tavern Talks: 1813- Navigating the Blockade

Friday, November 19, 2021, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday, November 20, 2021, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sunday, November 21, 2021, 2 p.m.

Journey back to 1813, pull up a chair and raise a pint in Mariner's Tavern. Lewistown finds itself once again under a British naval blockade. Lend your voice to history and learn about the various perspectives of this blockade and daily life in Lewistown during the War of 1812.

This program will take place in the newly re-imagined Rabbits Ferry House, located at 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes, DE.



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