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Native American Crafts Demonstrations

  • Historic Huguenot Street 81 Huguenot Street New Paltz (map)

Historic Huguenot Street is happy to announce the return of Native American crafts expert and museum consultant Barry Keegan for an evening demonstration of traditional flint knapping, fire making, basket weaving, canoe hollowing, and more at the site’s replica Esopus Munsee wigwam, which was constructed by Keegan in 2017. 

Keegan is the former Supervisor of Native American Programs at the New York State Historical Association and Farmer’s Museum in Cooperstown, NY.  He has constructed over 80 wigwams and longhouses for museums, nature centers, and educational institutions, and regularly demonstrates early technologies for these organizations, as well as others such as the History Channel.

Cold beverages will be available for attendees.

$12 General Admission

$10 Discounted Ticket for HHS members, seniors, students, active military members, and veterans

Earlier Event: July 22
Camp Huguenot
Later Event: July 29
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