1860s Children's Day at Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site

Children of all ages are invited to the historic site for the 1860s Children's Day. Children will have the opportunity to learn what life was like in the 1860s by participating in common chores and games of the time period. Children will be able to take part in washing clothes with a washboard, dipping candles, churning butter, making rag dolls, walking on stilts and more. 

The event is free and open to the public.


Saturday   11:00AM — 01:00PM
312 Dawson Road
New Madrid, MO 63869

Additional Information

Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only

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