Do your children love to learn? Do they crave having an exciting time doing it? If so, then this camp is for them! Have them learn while they enjoy retracing the footsteps of our nation’s first President and his family. This is a summer camp to remember!
When and Where
This history camp is for children 8-12 years of age. They will be exploring and retracing the footsteps of George Washington and his family. Our exciting camp begins June 26, 2017, to June 30, 2017, and will be from 9:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M. daily.
Jump into the life of George Washington and his family this summer! Your children will be able to visit five area museums and be able to enjoy hands-on activities while visiting each historic site. The Ferry Farm is an 80-acre site and will take the campers to the early days of George Washington’s life and Explore historic Kenmore. Take an exciting tour of the home of Mary Washington, the mother of George Washington. The Rising Sun Tavern, built by George Washington’s brother and the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop that was restored as a museum are also on the list of museums your children will visit. While at camp, your children will be able to learn about the food that the colonist would prepare, the medicine of the time and how it was used, and the daily life of the colonist and be able to compare to how we live today.
How To Get Involved
This camp will be available to your children through registration only. You can call 540-370-0732 ext. 24 for a registration packet. The cost is $135. This is going to be an exciting camp and your children will experience a wonderful adventure while they are learning.
Discovering The Past While Having Fun
Start summer off right with a great learning experience for your children. Being able to retrace the life of George Washington and his family is a fun, interactive way to learn. The kids are ready to play and are outside, why not let them learn while they are having fun! After you drop the kids off, make your way over to Mercedes-Benz of Fredericksburg and let our staff greet you and make you feel at home. Buying a luxury car shouldn’t be a hassle. Our Parts and Service departments are here to keep you safe on the road. Getting your vehicle ready for the summer shouldn’t be something you worry about, let our trained technicians do the work for you!