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Waterloo Village

Waterloo Village

Waterloo Village is a completely recreated colonial town and an adjoining Indian Village. Learn how to make pottery and see how the Morris Canals changed the technology and way of life for settlers. The village hosts many concerts and activities, including the biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, the largest poetry event in North America.

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