Cast yourself in the role of an ironworker.
Try your hand at:
-casting your own metal figure
-Experiencing the colonial ironworks
-Learn about the the lives behind historic manufacturing
Once you complete your Junior Ranger Activity:
-You get to earn a badge!
-You get to take your metal figure home with you!
When: SEE EVENT LISTINGS
Did You Know?
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 President Obama signed into law HR1339 which designates Salem, Massachusetts as the birthplace of the National Guard. Future ironworks founder John Winthrop, Jr. was commissioned as Lieutenant Colonel of the East Regiment on March 9, 1636/7. The East Regiment included the communities of Salem, Saugus (changed to Lynn later in 1637), Ipswich, and Newbury.