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Civil War Revisited


10:00am-10:00pm

Kearney Mansion
6725 W Kearney Blvd Fresno, CA

About This Event

Engage with the past. 

* Experience the clamor and valor of battle reenactments
* Take a living history tour through Union & Confederate Army camps and civilian camps
* Encounter period artists documenting military camp action
* Hear President Lincoln deliver the moving Gettysburg Address
* Visit period artisans  - weavers & spinners, lace makers, rifle maker, boat & broom makers, blacksmiths and quilters - as they demonstrate the skills and arts of the Civil War era. 
* Converse with historic figures including Abraham Lincoln, Harriet Tubman, Jefferson Davis and Clara Barton 
* Watch historical entertainments
* Stomp your feet and slap your knee to the sound of fiddles and voices rising in song 
* Tour the historic Kearney Mansion (Separate entrance fee)
* Enjoy a nostalgic horse-drawn carriage ride
* Shop the Historical Society's Old Glory Mercantile for a commemorative 2017 Civil War Revisited event T-shirt, period memorabilia, books, toys & candy
* Visit the Kearney Mansion Carriage house and learn about period children's games and activities

Time Travelers' Education Days... Thursday and Friday, Oct. 19 & 20, 2017

Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12, 5 and under free. Free parking included!

Phone: 559-441-0862

2017 CWR Tentative Event Schedule
 
Saturday, October 21   
Event Hours: 10 AM - 10 PM   
Battle Reenactments - 1 PM & 5:00 PM 
Mansion Veranda Dining 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM 
Camp Night Soldiers' Dinner 4:30 - 7:00 PM
Grand March followed by Period Dancing 7:00 - 9:30 PM

Sunday, October 22
Event Hours: 10 AM - 3 PM 
  Battle Reenactment - 1:30 PM




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