What should a congressman study to become the best statesman possible? Join freshman congressman, James Madison, as he compiles a list of some of the greatest works of political theory and learn the valuable lessons they hold for an enlightened citizenry.
Dates & Times
A Congressional Curriculum
Washington's First Crucible of War
Experience the events surrounding George Washington's first war, the French and Indian War at Jumonville's Glen in 1754.
Art Museums Admission
My Story; My Voice
Witness a compelling story from the life of an 18th century person, and then hear from the actor interpreter as they share how they discover and bring to life a voice from the past
Captives to Citizens
Discuss the 18th c. practice of captive taking, and subsequent adoption, in eastern woodland tribes – and the unique definitions of citizenship in these American Indian communities