Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites Present Colonial Cooking Demonstration & Dance Lesson

Jun 23rd, 2015Press Release from Historic Bethlehem Museums and Sites

BETHLEHEM, PA – Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is celebrating Salad Days at Burnside Plantation by hosting a Foodways Group cooking demonstration and colonial dance lesson on Saturday, June 27, from 11:00am to 4:00pm.

Guests are invited to join Foodways Group volunteers for a fun filled day of colonial themed activities. In addition to tours of the house and barns of the beautiful Burnside Plantation, the Historic Bethlehem Foodways Group will be providing cooking demonstrations in the 1748 – 1848 Summer Kitchen. This month’s cooking feature is Salad Days. A majority of the vegetables used to cook with are from our Burnside Plantation garden.

In addition to their monthly cooking demonstration, guests can join in the fun of colonial dance lessons from Historic Bethlehem’s costumed experts. No experience is required, and all ages welcome!

All activities are included with Pass Into History admission. Pass Into History admission tickets are $12.00 for 2 Museum Tours, $18.00 for 3 Museum Tours, $24.00 for 4 Museum Tours, $30.00 for 5 Museum Tours. Activities admission is FREE for members. For more information visit HistoricBethlehem.org or call 1-800-360-TOUR.

Historic Bethlehem is a not-for-profit institution that brings to life three centuries of American history. Historic Bethlehem tells the story of a small town of great influence, home to some of our nation’s earliest settlers, to America’s first municipal water pumping system, and to one of the world’s greatest industrial companies. Historic Bethlehem is located in Eastern Pennsylvania, only a 1.5 hour drive from Philadelphia to the North and 2 hours west of New York City. Historic Bethlehem is an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and is distinguished as a National Historic Landmark District for Historic Moravian Bethlehem. 

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Contact: LoriAnn Wukitsch, Vice President and Managing Director

Email: gro.mehelhtebcirotsihnull@hcstikuwl

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