WWII Living History Weekend


Jacobsburg Historical Society will be hosting their annual World War II Living History Weekend on Saturday & Sunday, June 26 & 27, 2021. The Boulton Historic Site will be open to the public on Saturday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, June 27 from 10 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. Weapons demonstrations will be held each day 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 Northampton County’s Hotel Tax Program.