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Four Centuries of African American Soldiers
Feb 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on Mar 1, 2020 at 10:00 am
Celebrate Black History Month with us at The Old Barracks Museum! Come hear about the brave African American soldiers that helped shape our nation’s history! Learn about the integral role they played in our military, from the early days of our nation’s infancy all the way up to World War II! Meet the dedicated reenactors and living historians who will be exhibiting throughout the day, sharing their knowledge and passion about African American military history with our visitors. Represented regiments will include The Harlem Hellfighters of WWI, the 6th Regiment USCT of the Civil War, the 369th Regiment portrayed by Ebony Doughboys, and others. You will not want to miss this unique and educational experience, great for the entire family! Included in regular cost of admission. $5 admission for residents of Trenton. Call (609) 396-1776 for more details. Sponsored by Trenton Historical Society & Mercer County.