Tag: #americanhistory

Hands On History: King of the Jungle!

August 10th is┬áNational Lion Day! Join us for a scavenger hunt to find all the lions in King Manor.     National Lion Day! Founding Father Rufus King loved lions so much that he made his family crest a lion’s…

Hands-on History: Pet Alligators!

Did President John Quincy Adams REALLY have a pet alligator??   Rufus King was good friends with the 6th president of the United States and antislavery advocate, John Quincy Adams. He even visited Rufus and stayed in the guest room!…