Made by Hand: Life in Early America – a Touch, Feel, and Learn About display of early tools used by Waterford’s early residents, for children of all ages.

Know what a burl mallet was used for? What about a trencher? A Betty lamp? How did they create perfect wheels of different measurements in the 18th century? How many different kinds of irons do you know about? What does an industrial-size butter churn look like? What’s a rush light? Have you tried picking blueberries or cranberries by hand? Or toasting bread over an open hearth?  Come learn about what life was like in early Waterford.

Tin Shop (B-4)