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Grant Cottage's Civil War Weekend

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  • This inaugural event will include dozens of Civil War era reenactors portraying multiple roles from the period. Camp life, infantry, artillery and cavalry drills, battles and firing demonstrations will bring the period to life. Musical performances, children’s activities, book authors, military artifact displays, food and vendors will provide a weekend full of learning and excitement for all ages. Activities Include: Period musical performances, Historical presentations, Civilian life and other period impressions, Civil War Medical, Infantry, Cavalry and Artillery demonstrations, Children’s activities including 19th century games & musket drills, Guided tours of Grant Cottage Historic Site, Military artifact collections and interpretive displays, 19th century Tintype photography demonstrations and sales, local authors with book signings and food vendors.

Grant Cottage State Historic Site
  • 1000 Mt McGregor Rd
  • Wilton, NY 12831