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The Guns of 1863

The event has already taken a place at this date: 
03/11/2018
Time: 
9 am- 4 pm March 10 @ 10:00 am March 11 @ 4:00 pm
Price: 
Free

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together

Location:

Camp Mabry
2200 West 35th Street
Austin, TX, 78703
United States

Phone:

512-782-5659
Contact name: 
General Info
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Visitors will get a chance to get an up close and personal look at how soldiers on both sides lived during the war, as well as see firing demonstrations of some of the Civil War’s most famous weapons. In addition, the museum’s living history volunteers will explain the uniforms and equipment used by the troops, why they carried flags into battle and the role of drums and bugles in the war. The intricate maneuvers of infantry formations on the battlefield will also be demonstrated.

 

  Showtime is at 1 pm but the camp areas will be open to the public from 9 am to 4 pm.

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