Chimney Point’s annual ‘Evening to Remember’ summer social is July 31
ADDISON — Chimney Point State Historic Site in Addison will hold its annual “Evening to Remember” summer social at on Friday, July 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. The historic c.1785 Chimney Point tavern and summer resort offer history, fun and the beautiful lakeside setting.
Visit the museum, rock on the porch, walk on the Lake Champlain Bridge, play games, enjoy light refreshments, and visit with personages from Chimney Point’s long past. There will be activities for children. The event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome. Donations are appreciated.
The Chimney Point State Historic Site in Addison is located at the foot of the new Lake Champlain Bridge, at the end of VT Route 17. It was the site of military installations in 1690, 1731, and during the American Revolution. The tavern building, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, houses exhibits interpreting the Native American, French colonial, and early American history of the area. The site is open Wednesday through Sunday, and on Monday holidays, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Oct. 12. Admission during regular hours is $3 for adults and free for children under 15.
For further information, call (802) 759-2412 or visit www.historicsites.vermont.gov.
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