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NCWM Civil War Saturday

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The National Civil War Museum invites you to join us for a family-friendly day of fun, Civil War style, on Saturday, September 24, 2022, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. There will be living historians, reenactors, and a full artillery battery of cannons with Thompson's Battery C and Cooper's Battery B. Participate with the Victorian Dance Ensemble, President and Mrs. U.S. Grant, and so much more. The National Civil War Museum is located at 1 Lincoln Circle at Reservoir Park, Harrisburg, PA, and can be reached by calling (717)260-1861. We are offering a reduced admission cost of $10.00 for adults and free admission for kids under 18!

Some of the activities for the day will include:

Living Historians/Reenactors:
Thompson's Battery C (4 cannons)
Cooper's Battery B (2 cannons)
1st West Virginia Cavalry, Co. C
149th Pennsylvania Bucktails Volunteer Inf.

Grants (Ulysses and Julia)-Larry and Constance Clowers

Eddie Roberts - Soldier Camp Games - Gala/Ancestors presentation
Church Doll Making with Jodi Hari
US Sanitary Commission with Sara Cleveland
Embalmer with Ralph Aitkin
Victorian Dance Ensemble - 11 am demonstration
Harrisburg CWRT
Hershey CWRT

Long Hill String Band

Barefoot Historians/Period Photography


September 24
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


The National Civil War Museum