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Lecture: Rediscovering the Treaty of Ghent

  • Wednesday, February 11, 2015
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • MacArthur Memorial Visitors Center Theater

The Norfolk Historical Society welcomes historian Chris Pieczynski as he talks about the signing and impact of the Treaty of Ghent which formally ended the War of 1812.  This lecture is part of a larger commemoration of the bicentennial of arrival in the United States of news of the Treaty's signing.

This event is free and open to the public.  Come and discuss the Treaty with Chris Pieczynski over wine and cheese in the foyer following his presentation.

We welcome you to contact us!  The Norfolk Historical Society maintains space at Historic Fort Norfolk (c. 1810).  We are also available via mail, e-mail, and social media.


Fort Norfolk
810 Front Street
Norfolk, VA 23510


Norfolk Historical Society
P.O. Box 6367
Norfolk, Virginia 23508-0367

(757) 754-2004


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