Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Author Andrea Wulf to Appear at Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA) - April 9, 2017

Author Andrea Wulf to Appear at Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA)
Sunday, April 9, 2017

Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA) will host New York Times best-selling author Andrea Wulf on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the park’s visitor center.

Wulf will discuss her book, Founding Gardeners, which tells the story of how gardening and farming shaped the thinking of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and other Founding Fathers. The book looks at the revolutionary generation from the unique and intimate perspective of their lives as gardeners, plantsmen and farmers.

Ticket options are:
$15 per person for admittance to the lecture only
$35 per person for the lecture, entry into a wine and cheese reception with the author and a signed, soft-cover copy of Founding Gardeners

Tickets are limited and are for sale at www.washingtoncrossingpark.org/events.

Wulf trained as a design historian at the Royal College of Art in London and is now a full-time, award-winning writer. She is the author of five books and has written for the New York Times, the Atlantic, the Wall Street Journal, the LA Times, the Sunday Times and the Guardian among many others. She frequently lectures around the world and is a three-time fellow of the International Center for Jefferson Studies at Monticello and the Eccles British Library Writer in Residence 2013.

Washington Crossing Park is located at the intersection of Routes 32 and 532 in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania. This event is sponsored by the Friends of Washington Crossing Park in partnership with the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Individuals with disabilities who need special assistance or accommodations to participate in this event should call 215-493-4076.

To stay up-to-date on what is happening in Washington Crossing Historic Park, visit www.washingtoncrossingpark.org. While there, sign up for the park’s free monthly e-newsletter.

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