As far as Philadelphia is concerned, everyone knows it’s tough to keep away from stories historical sites and places that inspire and motivate visitors and guests and when one is in Germantown, this very same fact is VERY real. This day-long historic affair has been known through the year to attract on tens of thousands of visitors and event-goers from all over the united states as well as the remaining part of the planet also.
What makes this festival distinct from many other food and beverage events that are related is the reenactment of the Battle of Germantown, which changed the town forever. It reenacts the challenging and tough battle that helped shape the nation so, there’s loads for the children to learn here as well.
The excursion is most enjoyed when you organize a large excursion together with family and friends but this doesn’t mean that lonely travelers is not going to discover the festival invigorating. In reality, it is the top time and place to make new friends! Where the guides will show you where and what happened on that fateful day, those who are without such transportation can make use of the escorted charter buses provided by the event coordinators or just make practical use of the walking tours.
The thing that you will have to anticipate is… bunch… yes, lots of people, limited parking spaces but tons of fun learning about things you never thought you’d have a hands on learning experience around. What is strongly suggested for visitors who are geared for a few enjoyment is the early American toys at Upsala.
The guy proved to be a fervent resident of Germantown despite his upbringing as a Quaker. The house can be an encampment site for the Continental Army during the war, hence, its significant part during the festival.
Having a festival like this, where lives are lost and wars are won, the visit would completely miss the point if one doesn’t pay respect to the soldiers who have been sacrificed during the fight as one might have believed and truthfully speaking, it’s not as somber. The sites to visit to pay respect would be at Upper Burying Ground and Concord School.