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  • Author Talk: Henry Brinton and "War Bug"
    Author Talk: Henry Brinton and "War Bug"
    Sat, May 25
    Zoom
    May 25, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Zoom
    May 25, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Zoom
    Author Henry Brinton is back with a new novel: "War Bug"! Join us for a discussion and Q&A via Zoom!
  • Holiday Tours at the 1704 House!
    Holiday Tours at the 1704 House!
    Sat, Dec 16
    The Brinton 1704 House
    Dec 16, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST
    The Brinton 1704 House, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Dec 16, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST
    The Brinton 1704 House, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Holiday tours are back for the first time in a decade! Visit the 1704 House in-person to enjoy a tour, see the house dressed up for the holidays, and sip some hot chocolate around a bonfire!
  • Brewing Up History: The Plot to Overthrow FDR - Smedley Darlington Butler and the Brinton Family
    Brewing Up History: The Plot to Overthrow FDR - Smedley Darlington Butler and the Brinton Family
    Fri, Aug 25
    Hybrid - Brinton 1704 House & Online
    Aug 25, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    Hybrid - Brinton 1704 House & Online, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Aug 25, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    Hybrid - Brinton 1704 House & Online, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Join us for our first hybrid in-person/virtual Brewing Up History and learn more about Brinton family member Smedley Darlington Butler, one of the most decorated marines in US history and involved in an alleged conspiracy to replace FDR in a military coup. Get tickets to attend in-person or online!
  • Brewing Up History: The Brintons of Lancaster County
    Brewing Up History: The Brintons of Lancaster County
    Fri, Jul 21
    Virtual Event
    Jul 21, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event
    Jul 21, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event
    You've heard of the Chester County Brintons, but how about the Brintons of Lancaster County? Join us via Zoom to sip historic beverages and learn about the Underground Railroad, historic high society of Lancaster County, and several connections to US presidents!
  • What We Wore: 18th Century Dress and Lessons for 21st Century Fast Fashion
    What We Wore: 18th Century Dress and Lessons for 21st Century Fast Fashion
    Tue, Jun 20
    Virtual Event Via Zoom
    Jun 20, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event Via Zoom
    Jun 20, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event Via Zoom
    Join the Brinton 1704 House to learn about 18th century men and women's clothing, how it affected their everyday life, and what lessons we might learn about our 21st century wardrobes!
  • Brewing Up History: The Quaker Abolition Schism
    Brewing Up History: The Quaker Abolition Schism
    Fri, Jun 02
    Zoom Event
    Jun 02, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Event
    Jun 02, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Event
    Join The Brinton 1704 House and the Chester County Historical Society for a lively evening discussing Benjamin Lay, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and the Quaker Abolition Schism!
  • Pop Up Specialty Tour - Women in History at the 1704 House
    Pop Up Specialty Tour - Women in History at the 1704 House
    Sat, May 27
    West Chester
    May 27, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    West Chester, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    May 27, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    West Chester, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Discover more about the 1704 House with our Pop Up Specialty Tour series! On select days throughout the summer, stop by the Brinton 1704 House at 1pm to explore a topic outside our normal tour! Great for visitors new and returning alike!
  • Pop Up Specialty Tour - Battle of Brandywine and the 1704 House
    Pop Up Specialty Tour - Battle of Brandywine and the 1704 House
    Sat, May 20
    West Chester
    May 20, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    West Chester, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    May 20, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    West Chester, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Discover more about the 1704 House with our Pop Up Specialty Tour series! On select days throughout the summer, stop by the Brinton 1704 House at 1pm to explore a topic outside our normal tour! Great for visitors new and returning alike!
  • The Underground Railroad and the Christiana Resistance
    The Underground Railroad and the Christiana Resistance
    Sat, Nov 12
    Zoom
    Nov 12, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Zoom
    Nov 12, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Zoom
    Virtual discussion with Darlene Colón, President of the Christiana Historical Society
  • Brewing Up History - Virtual Tavern Talk: The American Revolution and the Philadelphia Campaign
    Brewing Up History - Virtual Tavern Talk: The American Revolution and the Philadelphia Campaign
    Oct 29, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom
    A must-attend, afterhours, VIRTUAL Tavern Talk!
  • Brandywine Battlefield Marker Dedication Ceremony
    Brandywine Battlefield Marker Dedication Ceremony
    Sat, Oct 29
    The Brinton 1704 House
    Oct 29, 2022, 1:00 PM
    The Brinton 1704 House, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
    Oct 29, 2022, 1:00 PM
    The Brinton 1704 House, 21 Oakland Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA
  • Author Talk with Henry G. Brinton
    Author Talk with Henry G. Brinton
    Sat, Aug 27
    Virtual Event Via Zoom
    Aug 27, 2022, 3:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event Via Zoom
    Aug 27, 2022, 3:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event Via Zoom
    Don't miss this opportunity for an afternoon with Henry G. Brinton, accomplished pastor, author, endurance athlete, and Brinton family member!
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