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What’s a Ropewalk? Rope Making in the Nineteenth Century

Castine -

CASTINE, Maine – The Wilson Museum will host Ropewalks: Making rope in the nineteenth century From 2:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at the Museum in Castine.

Participants will learn why rope was important 200 years ago, where it was made, and about the children who were paid to make rope. Then the real fun will begin as you get to make your own jump rope using our rope machine! For more information or to pre-register, call 326-9247 or email info@wilsonmuseum.org.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Darren French

Telephone Number: (207)326-9247

Website: http://www.wilsonmuseum.org

Email: info@wilsonmuseum.org