Friday, June 3, 2016

It's A Man's World at Pottsgrove Manor June 12

Angling expert Ken Reinard will give Colonial fishing tips June 12.
Blogger's Note: The following was provided by Pottsgrove Manor.

Visit historic Pottsgrove Manor on Sunday, June 12 between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. for a living history program and find out why “It’s a Man’s World.”

With Father’s Day just around the corner, Pottsgrove Manor is featuring some of the masculine pursuits of the colonial era.

See living history demonstrations and learn about colonial fishing from angling expert Ken Reinard, 18th-century firearms and hunting sports from gunsmith John Symborski, and get some colonial culinary tips from historic cook Zachary Long.

There is a suggested donation of $2 per person for this program.

During the program, visitors will also have an opportunity to take a guided tour of Pottsgrove Manor and the site’s current exhibit, “Potts and Family: Colonial Consumers” (offered on the hour until 3 p.m.) and to shop in the museum store.

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100  in Pottstown..

Regular museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tours begin on the hour. The last tour of the day begins at 3 p.m..

Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department.

For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at

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