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Living History, Civil War "The Battle of Fort Myers"
DescriptionStep back in time, this day will consist of self-guided tours for public, private, and home school students. Students pass through a series of living history stations that reveal different aspects of the Civil War and life during the 1860’s. Some of the stations may include, but will not be limited to the following:Re-enactors in period dress/uniforms and in character
Live music demonstrations of time period songs
Medical Hospital Units
Food preferences and preparation, supplies, daily activities
Narrations by re-enactor soldiers about why they fight for the cause
Explanations about the different types of cannons and side arms
Blacksmith and wood wright demonstrations
All museum buildings open with tour guides, including the 1860's Overstreet HouseFood items, drinks and snacks will be available for purchase, cash only, no credit cards.