Lenape Village Public Tours
Join us for public tours of our Lenape Village. The tour will begin promptly at 1pm and is the only tour of the day. Travel back in time to the 1500’s just prior to European contact. Trained educators dressed in authentic buckskins will take you through eight stations for a hands-on experience just the way it would have been back then. What kind of medicines they used and where to find them. How to plant a Three Sister’s garden and what foods were foraged. How food was cooked and stored u What kind of houses they lived in and their social structure. What kind of animals they hunted and uses for all parts of the animal u How to make a fire by friction using only natural materials. Learn how the Lenape made bowls and other things from nature.Learn to make rope from natural materials. Each Week is a different topic. Pre-registration required.