The Charlotte Museum of History presents Revolutionary Charlotte, a day of Colonial activities and adventures designed for homeschool families. Join us at the museum and historic homesite for educational programs, crafts, and fun.
Step back in time as a reporter for the cape - fear mercury and travel to Colonial Mecklenburg county!
Militia captains are meeting in Charlotte! Why the unrest? Gather information for the Mercury by meeting Backcountry patriots. Learn about the revolutionary cause at the Freedom Bell - why do we demand liberty? Drill on the green with militia members. Meet Hezekiah Alexander at the Rock House to talk about England's oppressions. Sign your name to the Declaration of Independence! Write your newspaper article with the information you gather.