199th Anniversary Commemoration of Battle of New Orleans
The celebration of Jackson's victory at the Battle of New Orleans every has become the enduring tradition of The Hermitage. Visitors enjoy free admission on this day, and can participate in a number of activities, beginning at . Living history, period musicians, crafts and educational activities begin at . Director of Education and Interpretation James Yasko will conduct a workshop for parents and educators entitled "Teaching the War of 1812" at 9:30 and 1:30. The traditional wreath-laying ceremony begins promptly at . The events of the day conclude at . Refreshments will be available, and children will want to pick up their Hermitage PastPort! Look for additional information to come.