Thursday, July 3, 2014

Halifax Day 7-2-14

The English Halifax Citadel – protected fort – was staffed with college students in period 1865 costumes.  The fort entrance is guarded by a soldier.  The entrance thru a draw bridge (moat surrounding the entire fort) and tunnel.

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Rooms around the fort wall were used for offices, storage. Center grounds for demonstrations = bayonette practice, bagpipers marching, cannon maintenance, shooting demonstrations

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View from the stop wall -

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Then to Pier 21 for some touristy things……Lunch

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An Enjoyable Day – Thanks Jerry Avid for being our tour guide!

1 comment:

Jan Mains said...

I'll love that one boat! So cute.