Date: Monday, October 9, 2023
Location: William Paca House & Garden, 186 Prince George Street
Time: 11:00 am (EDT) - 12:00 pm (EDT)
In October, experience a spirited tour of the historic William Paca House highlighting tales of the past: sickness, treatments, and mourning rituals.
You’ll be guided by candlelight on a special tour focusing on the treatment of diseases, the medical practices of the women of the era, the contributions of the enslaved, the local physicians, and the mourning rituals for their dearly departed. The tour continues in the physic garden to learn about the medicinal plants and their use during the 18th century and beyond. At the end of the tour, try a cup of sage tea and take home a recipe for a potion!
Advance registration recommended, space is limited. The content of this tour is recommended for ages 16+.
Cost: $15 General Admission; $12 for HA Members, HA Docents, and Military
This tour will also be offered: Thursday, October 12 at 11 am; Monday, October 16 at 11 am; Thursday, October 19 at 3:30 pm; Monday, October 23 at 11 am; Friday, October 27 at 3:30 pm; Saturday, October 28 at 3:30 pm; Monday, October 30 at 11 am; Tuesday, October 31 at 11 am
Interested in a private tour for your corporate outing, affinity group, or club? Contact us at email@example.com.