Lessons in history
Coventry - posted Jun, 19 2013
COVENTRY - Connecticut Landmarks’ Nathan Hale Homestead presents a unique opportunity to experience the Homestead by candlelight with "Where have all the soldiers gone?" on Friday, July 5. Six of the Hale sons served in the American Revolution. Hear the tales of the ghastly prison ships in New York Harbor and learn whether or not three Coventry brothers survived being prisoners of war. "Where Have All the Soldiers Gone?" is the second program in a series of candlelight tours and tavern nights at the Homestead. Refreshments are included. There will be two tours offered each evening, the first beginning at 6 p.m. and the second at 8 p.m. Admission is $25/$20 for CTL members. Reservations required, call 860-742-6917 to register. The Nathan Hale Homestead is located at 2299 South St., Coventry.