Trades of Antiquity
- 251 Henricus Park Road, Chester, VA 23836
- Dates: June 23, 2018
- Venue: Henricus Historical Park
- Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
- Price: $8 Adults, $6 children aged 3 – 12/ Henricus Patrons free
Come join Henricus Historical Park and the Southeast Virginia Primitive Skills Group for a weekend of historic skills. See demonstrations of life skills and trades from the pre-contact and Colonial eras in Virginia such as flint knapping, fire starting, wood turning, broom weaving, soap making, trapping, hide prep and blacksmithing. Examples of artifacts made will be available for purchase so bring your questions and take home a piece of history.