Exploring the Fort

We have a couple of forts in our area and today we ventured to one that we have not been to before. The kids sat through the 20 minute educational film, though I think G confused the British ships for pirate ships. He kept saying “Look Mama! Pirates! Ahoy!”. It was a windy but beautiful day. Tomorrow is supposed to be just as beautiful… who knows what kind of adventures we’ll go on?

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While there, we noticed that the flag that was flying had 15 and not 50 stars. Here’s what ushistory.org and Google have to say about that:

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Huh. Who knew!

What I failed to do before we left was ask why they were flying that flag over the fort. Just another reason to go back and visit again!

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