Monday, February 13, 2012

Free History Lesson in St Joseph

Family Day at the Museum


Free Admission and Special Programs
President's Day --- Monday, Feb. 20
10 am - 3 pm

The Pony Express National Museum has made special arrangements for the upcoming President's Day holiday.

Family Day is a chance to step back into the 1860s job of a Pony Express rider. Several stations will be hosted by re-enactors including history of blacksmithing, Civil War weapons, pioneer crafts, games, horses, and the Pony Express trail.

Also, a SchoolMarm will be doing lessons at the new One-room Schoolhouse on the half-hour (sign up required).

Free admission to all visitors, courtesy of a local scholarship fund.

Pony Express Museum

914 Penn Street

Saint Joseph, MO 64503

816-279-5059

http://www.ponyexpress.org/

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