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Numerous accompanying events for young and old will be offered for the 250th anniversary.

These range from “History for kids“ up to holiday games with the theme of 1759.

Special coins and post marks for the historical event will make collector's hearts beat faster and those who want to help form the historical scenery using clothes can prepare them in historical dressmaking workshops.

 

In the footsteps of Jobst Heinrich Lohrmann

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The Hiking Club Westfalica Porta - Medium Weser e.V. invites to a special hikes: 250 years Battle of Minden 1759 to 2009.







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The art of falconry in 1759

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Experience the Falconry from the area. With 10 birds of prey, flight demonstrations, feedings
and information.

Implementation: Falknerei Pierre Schmidt

   

Bridging of the Minden Pioneers

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250 years Battle of Minden - 50 years German armed forces in Minden: Two anniversaries which shall be committed by a common bridging of pioneers and the british rhine army amongst others
   

"Changing cloth"

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Fashion in the 18th Century: Dress Codes, tricks and tips from tailors
Beginning of the series: Wednesday 18th February 2009, 19:30h
How kings, noblemen and soldiers were vested during the Battle of Minden, can be learned from every history book. But what wore merchants, citizens, artisans and servants? What did clothes, colors and cloth qualities look like?





 

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