Looking for a fun activity to end school vacation week? Come play at the Norlands on Saturday, February 24th. The Washburn-Norlands Living History Center in Livermore will be open from 11am to 4pm. Stop by for some old-time fun and a celebration of President’s Day in 1870 with a special tribute to George Washington.
Activities include horse-drawn sleigh rides (weather permitting), craft and game activities, the one-room schoolhouse, and tours of the 1867 Washburn family mansion.
Norlands’ interpreters, portraying Washburn neighbors and farm help in the cottage, will bake a version of Martha Washington’s cake.
General admission is $10 adults, $6 ages 12 and under; ages 5 and under are free. $25 family rate for up to 2 adults with 3-4 children under 18yo. Members of Norlands enjoy a 20% discount on admission. Remember to bring your membership card. Upon arrival, park by the church and walk up to towards the mansion. Purchase admission tickets in the gift shop.
In case of bad weather, this event will be canceled by 9am the day of the event. Call the Norlands and listen to the outgoing message or check the Norlands Facebook Page or website for updates.
FMI: call 897-4366 or visit www.norlands.org. The Washburn-Norlands Living History Center is located at 290 Norlands Road in Livermore, Maine.