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Experience the Battle of Princeton
January 7 • 9:30 am - 1:00 pm$10
On Sunday, Jan. 7, 2024, the Princeton Battlefield Society (PBS) will mark the 247th anniversary of Battle of Princeton with its signature educational event, “Experience the Battle of Princeton” at Princeton Battlefield State Park, 500 Mercer St, Princeton NJ 08540.
The event will begin at 9:45 a.m. with introductions and comments on the background of the battle. Members of the general public are urged to arrive at the site by 9:15 a.m. A narrated reenactment of a portion of the Battle of Princeton will begin at 10:00 a.m. featuring reenactors portraying Crown and Continental forces. The reenactment will conclude by 11 a.m.
At 11:30 a.m., the New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution will join other hereditary organizations as well as representatives of legacy National Guard and British Army units in a wreath laying ceremony honoring soldiers of both sides who fell in battle.
All are invited to experience, first-hand, the culmination at Princeton of the Ten Crucial Days that changed American history. Pre-registration for this program is required at www.pbs1777.org. Full details on the event are available at this website.