The Reading of the Declaration of Independence and Celebration of the Treaty of Watertown
This annual event marks the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence to the citizens of Watertown on July 18, 1776. The signing of the first treaty negotiated by the new nation with a foreign power, namely the St. John's (aka Malisset) and Mi'kmaq Tribes of Nova Scotia, at the Edmund Fowle House on July 19, 1776, will also be celebrated. Colonial and native reenactors will be on hand.
This program is free and open to the public.
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28 Marshall St.
Watertown, MA 02472