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At Old Salem Museums & Gardens, history comes alive during our hands-on activities:
- Experience life as a resident two hundred years ago.
- Refine your manners during a 19th century deportment lesson or learn a little French, German and Latin, just like school children in Salem.
- Try your hand at the German art form of Scherenschnitte, an intricate paper-cutting craft or create your own beautiful botanical watercolor painting.
- Get the chance to write with a quill pen or play games on the square.
Explore these and many other historically based activities during your visit to Old Salem Museums & Gardens.
Scheduled hands-on activities may vary. Hands-on activities are available to school tour groups upon request during the months of January and February.
Hands-on activities are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays (10:30am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 2:30pm) from October 15 through December 19, 2013 and March 11 through July 31, 2014.
900 Old Salem Road
600 South Main St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101