Pirates – And Privateers – on the Hill Today!

Discover the swashbuckling history of the War of 1812 with the U.S. Navy Museum- Wednesday, August 26.

Children and adults are invited to spend the day discovering what it was like to battle on the high seas with pirates, privateers, songs and sea battles! Speakers, interpreters and activities will start at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the U.S. Navy Museum.

Learn more about the schedule of events for War of 1812 Day at the U.S. Navy Museum on the Naval History and Heritage Command’s homepage: