Westmoreland County Historical Society

Frontier Court Reenactments

Frontier Court Reenactments

Jun 24th 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jun 25th 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Step back in time to the Pennsylvania frontier of the late 1700s when the village of Hanna's Town served as the Westmoreland County Seat.  Hear court cases tried at Hanna's Town more than 200 years ago. 

Gates open at 9 a.m.; Hours 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. $5 admission; children under 3 are free (coupons and other discounts do not apply for this event.) Lunch will be available for purchase.

Activities Include:Proctors kneel.jpg

Militia Encampments

A militia drill and musket firing demonstrations

18th century trade & skill demonstrationsCourt Gary.jpg

Kitchen Garden Talk

Reenactment of 1773/1786 COURT CASES heard at Hanna's Town 

Live music by Gallowglass, featuring Celtic music  of the 18th century.

Colonial Kids Station

Antique Market

Sunday at 9:30 a.m. An 18th century-style worship service