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WWII Living History Weekend

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Jacobsburg Historical Society will be hosting their annual World War II Living History Weekend on Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 3 & 4, 2020. The Boulton Historic Site will be open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for this very special event. This special WWII reenactment weekend is designed to educate the local community about the war and honor veterans. Visitors can tour Allied and German Camps staffed by reenactors, see period military and non-military vehicles and displays, shop with WWII vendors and learn about various non-profit veterans organizations.  A battle reenactment is held each afternoon and food provided by Mad J's BBQ!

The $7 admission includes tours of the Pennsylvania Longrifle Museum & Gift Shop and the 1832 J. Joseph Henry House & Summer Kitchen. Children 12 & under, active duty military, scouts, and JHS members are free! Bring your fathers, bring your sons, or bring your whole family!

Jacobsburg Annual Living History Events are funded in part through the 2020 Northampton County’s Hotel Tax Program.