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Pricketts Fort

Lecture by Dr. Marian Hollinger

September 23, 2018 2:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Lecture: Artist George Caleb Bingham by Dr. Marian Hollinger. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the Pricketts Fort Visitor Center as Dr. Marian Hollinger discusses the life and art of artist George Caleb. Bingham’s art is the earliest and finest body of work depicting frontier life in America. (This lecture is free to the public.)

woman cooking over hearth

Hearth Cooking Demo

August 28, 2018 11:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Come out and tour the fort and smell the food cooking over an open hearth, the way food was prepared during the colonial times. Recipes will be available upon request. Regular admission applies.