St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site
897 S. Columbus Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
For Media & Public
Contact: David Osborn (site manager), at 914-667-4116; firstname.lastname@example.org
Benedict Arnold Returns,
at National Historic Site in Westchester County,
Saturday, September 14
The odyssey of Benedict Arnold, the infamous turncoat of the American Revolution, will be dramatized in a living history presentation at St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site, in Mt. Vernon, NY, on Saturday, Sept. 14, beginning at 1 PM. The two-person dramatization explores the experiences of Arnold as a General in the British Army during his invasion of Connecticut (his home state) in 1781. There will also be tours of the Church tower and the history cemetery, one of the nation’s oldest burial grounds.
Parking and admission free; light refreshments served.
Saturday, September 14, 2013; performance at 1 PM; the site is open from noon to 4 PM
St. Paul’s National Historic Church, 897 South Columbus Avenue,
Mt. Vernon, NY, 914-667-4116; www.nps.gov/sapa
Directions: Hutchinson River Parkway to Exit 7, Boston Road, and follow directional signs to the site.