CIVIL WAR LIVING HISTORY ENCAMPMENT AT MANSFIELD STATE HISTORIC SITE
A period Civil War encampment complete with authentically uniformed soldiers and equipment will be featured July 20-21, at Mansfield State Historic Site. The living history program will be co-hosted and conducted by members of the Trans-Mississippi Hell Cats reenactment group. These dedicated living historians will portray Civil War soldiers in an authentic wartime camp setting featuring camp life, drill, musket-firing demonstrations and daily soldier life activities for visitors to see and experience.
The program will run ongoing from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, July 21.
Mansfield State Historic Site is located on LA Highway 175, three miles south of the town of Mansfield, Louisiana. Admission is $4 per person ages 4-61; seniors 62 and over and children 3 and under are admitted free. For more information call 318.872.1474 locally or 888.677.6267 toll free.