Mansfield State Historic Site hosting artillery discussion
On Saturday, February 23, park staff will offer a unique presentation on the different types of field cannon employed by artillery batteries during the Battle of Mansfield and the various types of ammunition used.
The program will begin at 2:00 PM inside the museum theater. How artillery batteries were organized and functioned in battle during the American Civil War will also be discussed.
Admission is $4 per person ages 4-61; seniors 62 and over and children 3 and under admitted free. For more information call 318.872.1474 locally, or toll-free 888.677.6267.
Mansfield State Historic Site is located at 15149 LA Highway 175, three miles south of the town of Mansfield, Louisian