Monday, July 10, 2017

Mercer County - Trenton - Camp Trent 2017

 Camp Trent
July 10, 2017

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The 1719 William Trent House Museum is open for guided public tours Weds. - Sun. from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (closed municipal holidays.) Ample free parking. 

Sincere apologies; our wheelchair lift is temporarily unavailable, limiting access to the Trent House itself. This lecture series is in the Carriage House and is fully accessible.  Please refer to our website for additional accessibility information. 
For driving directions and further information, go to 

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 The 1719 William Trent House Museum is owned and maintained by the City of Trenton and operated by the Trent House Association. Funding support for Trent House operations is provided by members and patrons of the Trent House Association, by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, and by a General Operating Support Grant from the Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission with funding from the New Jersey Historical Commission. 

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Camp Trent

Saturdays starting at 1:00 pm ending at 3:00 pm

July 22nd
August 5th

Join us for these free events for children ages 5 - 12, advance registration is preferred but not required. Please contact to reserve your spot!

Saturday, July 22
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  • Write a letter to Billy Trent using a colonial style quill pen and ink
  • Design and make your own wind chimes
  • Hear a story from George Washington and enjoy free ice cream
Saturday, August 5
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  • Make prints from home-made clay
  • Take selfies wearing Colonial clothing
  • Hear a story from George Washington and enjoy free ice cream


The 1719 William Trent House Museum
15 Market Street
(adjacent to the Hughes Justice Complex)
Trenton, New Jersey 08611
(609)989-3027 museum office
(609)989-0087 Trent House Association office 

The Trent House Association
15 Market Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08611

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