Paul Revere's Midnight Ride: Storytelling Program

Description

Find out what really happened during Paul Revere’s midnight ride. Separate the facts from the myths surrounding the ride, then retrace Revere’s route from his home in North Square towards the Charles River. Children don hats and carry props as they go, taking on the roles of Paul and Rachel Revere, their children, British soldiers, rowers, Samuel Adams, John Hancock and others. Pre-visit materials provided.

Offered At

The Paul Revere House

The Paul Revere Memorial Association actively preserves and interprets two of Boston’s oldest homes. We provide our increasingly diverse audience with remarkable educational experiences based on historical issues and social history themes relevant to our site, our neighborhood, and Boston from the 17th through the early 20th century.

Details

Subjects

History, Colonial Times, Revolutionary War, 18th Century

Capacity

50 students, 1 chaperone per 10 students

Duration

90 min.

Activity

Field Trip

Grades

3, 4, 5

Price Options

$0.00 per Group for City School

$150.00 per Group for School Group