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A Good Flow of Spirits Tour: Drinking With the Schuylers

  • Dates: September 13, 2018 - September 30, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday
  • Time: 1:30 PM
  • Price: $7 Adults, $6 Seniors & Students, Children 12 and under are Free
  • Overview

    If Philip Schuyler’s letters and account books are any indication, the Major-General and his family enjoyed a good drink! What kind? Find out during the month of September when Schuyler Mansion presents“… A Good Flow of Spirits:” Drinking With the Schuylers, a special themed tour that examines 18th century drink that would have been prepared and imbibed by the Schuyler household, namely Tea, Rum, Beer, and Madeira wine. Tours will highlight each of these beverages as well as the behaviors, rituals, and material culture related to their consumption. Tours will be offered on Thursdays and Sundays at 1:30 p.m. and must be reserved. Reservations can be made by calling the site and speaking with site staff. Admission: $7.00 Adults / $6.00 Seniors & Students / Children 12 and under free.