Virtual Family Programs

Colonial Farm Experience

Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in a log house? Explore the daily life of colonial farmers with Mercer Museum educators during this virtual family program. Learn about the well pump, colonial games and toys, churning butter, and more! 

These 60-minute virtual experiences feature a 45-minute recorded journey in a colonial log house, followed by a live virtual Q&A conversation with our educators that is fun for the whole family.

Advanced registration is required for this program. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Admission is $10/General Admission virtual connection per household or $5/BCHS members’ virtual connection per household.

Once you purchase your admission, you will receive a personalized link to this Zoom virtual program
from our museum team.

Dates and times below:

Friday, April 23, 2021 at 1 p.m.

An in-person version of this program is available here

Meet the Makers:
Bartering in Colonial Times

Join a Colonial shoemaker and the owner of a general store and learn how people in early America bartered for the household objects they needed to survive. See how they made shoes, tin-punch lanterns, iron nails and so much more in this 45-minute virtual experience, followed by a live virtual Q&A conversation with our
expert educators.

Advanced registration is required for this program. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Admission is $10/General Admission virtual connection per household or $5/BCHS members’ virtual connection per household.

Once you purchase your admission, you will receive a personalized link to this Zoom virtual program from our museum team.

Dates and times below:

Friday, April 16, 2021 at 1 p.m.

An in-person version of this program is available here

ROLLO'S FACTS

More than 60 Early American trades are represented in the Mercer Museum.
Rollo's Fact 6

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