Independence Day Celebration
Historic Richmond Town’s Independence Day celebration brings back family favorites, and throws in some new fun, too!
Talk with costumed interpreters inside the historic Guyon-Lake-Tysen farmhouse and watch delicious pies bake in a real 19th century open-hearth kitchen! Visit a Victorian General Store, and watch as historic trades people practice their craft.
- Making Victorian paper pinwheels and marching in the Pinwheel Parade
- Visiting with Artisans of the Historic Trades and learn about the creation of household necessities using period tools
- Participating in a dramatic reading of the Declaration of Independence
- Churning ice cream the old fashioned way