The Wyman Tavern and Horatio Colony House

Grades: 3-4.  Lesson/Story. Students can read about the history of two of Keene’s historical sites, the Wyman Tavern (1762) and Horatio Colony House (1806).  They will be introduced to important events and people in Keene’s history.  Students will gain a better understanding of life from early European settlement into the 20th century.  Suggested activities have the potential to greatly enrich students’ experiences either before or after their visit to these two museums.  Fits in with the city of Keene’s Keene Comes Alive program.