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Guns of 1863

Mar 10 2018 @ 10:00 am - Mar 11 2018 @ 4:00 pm

-The Guns of 1863- at Camp Mabry on March 10-11.  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.

 

This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Start:
Mar 10 2018 @ 10:00 am
End:
Mar 11 2018 @ 4:00 pm
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Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry
2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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Phone:
512-782-5659