Teas of the British Isles: Scots-Irish in the Backcountry

Hezekiah Alexander and his family were descended from men and women who risked their lives and fortunes to travel to the New World to escape religious persecution, economic depression, and rising costs of living. These people were Scots-Irish and made up more than a quarter of the population of the United States in 1790. Join us to learn about this unique group of people who shaped the culture and traditions of the backcountry.

Tickets are $40 per tea. Museum members receive a 10% discount on individual tickets. To become a member, click here.

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Sunday, September 29, 2019 @ 4:00pm · add to calendar 2019-09-29 16:00:00 2019-09-29 19:00:00 America/New_York Teas of the British Isles: Scots-Irish in the Backcountry https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/424848/teas-of-the-british-isles-scots-irish-in-the-backcountry Charlotte Museum of History & Hezekiah Alexander Homesite, 3500 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28215

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Charlotte Museum of History & Hezekiah Alexander Homesite

3500 Shamrock Drive
Charlotte, NC 28215
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From I-77 S Take Exit 18, make a Left onto Harris Blvd. East. Follow Harris Blvd. East for approx. 13 miles. Turn Right on Sharon Amity Road. Follow Sharon Amity for approx. 1 mile. Turn Right on Shamrock Drive. Follow Shamrock Dr. for 1.3 miles. Charlotte Museum of History on the Left. From I-77 N Bear Right onto I-85 North. Follow I-85 north to Exit 41. Turn Right onto Sugar Creek Road. Follow Sugar Creek for approx. 3 miles. Bear Right onto Eastway Drive. Follow Eastway to next Traffic Light. Turn Left onto Shamrock Drive. Follow Shamrock for .5 miles, CMH on Right. From I-85 N Take Exit 41 make a Right onto Sugar Creek Road. Follow Sugar Creek Road for approx. 3 miles. Bear Right onto Eastway Drive. Follow Eastway to next Traffic Light. Turn Left onto Shamrock Drive. Follow Shamrock for .5 miles, CMH on Right. From I-85 S Take Exit 45A onto Harris Blvd. East. Follow Harris Blvd. to Sharon Amity Road. Turn Right on Sharon Amity Road. Follow Sharon Amity for approx. for 1 mile. Turn Right onto Shamrock Drive. Follow Shamrock for approx. 1.3 miles. CMH on left. From most South Charlotte locations Take Sharon Amity across Independence Blvd. Stay on Sharon Amity across Central Ave. Follow Sharon Amity to Shamrock Drive. Turn Left onto Shamrock. Follow Shamrock for approx. 1.3 miles. CMH on left.