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    Date    TimeEvent
    May 17, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMSoldier led tours of the Fort (morning)
    Soldier-led tours of the Fort in honor of Armed Forces Day. Tours of the historic fort led by an interpreter in Union uniform highlight the history of Fort Ward and army life in the Defenses of Washington. Tours begin at the Museum at 10 am and 2 pm, and last about 90 minutes each. Free. Program is weather dependent.
    May 17, 2014 Sat 2:00 PMSoldier led tours of the Fort (afternoon)
    Soldier-led tours of the Fort in honor of Armed Forces Day. Tours of the historic fort led by an interpreter in Union uniform highlight the history of Fort Ward and army life in the Defenses of Washington. Tours begin at the Museum at 10 am and 2 pm, and last about 90 minutes each. Free. Program is weather dependent.
    Jun 30, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMCivil War Kids Mini Camp
    Civil War Kids Mini-Camp, June 30, July 1 and July 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This fun and educational history mini-camp is for children ages 8-12. The program features drilling, games, arts & crafts activities, learning about Civil War army life, and special guest reenactors. Advanced registration required. Cost is $150 per camper; space is limited to ...
    Jul 1, 2014 Tue 9:00 AMCivil War Kids Mini Camp
    Civil War Kids Mini-Camp, June 30, July 1 and July 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This fun and educational history mini-camp is for children ages 8-12. The program features drilling, games, arts & crafts activities, learning about Civil War army life, and special guest reenactors. Advanced registration required. Cost is $150 per camper; space is limited to ...
    Jul 2, 2014 Wed 9:00 AMCivil War Kids Mini Camp
    Civil War Kids Mini-Camp, June 30, July 1 and July 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This fun and educational history mini-camp is for children ages 8-12. The program features drilling, games, arts & crafts activities, learning about Civil War army life, and special guest reenactors. Advanced registration required. Cost is $150 per camper; space is limited to ...
    Jul 12, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Reenactment Weekend
    Civil War Reenactment Weekend at Fort Ward, recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Stevens, the only battle fought in the Defenses of Washington. Union and Confederate camps and Living History activities. Saturday's schedule features a skirmish interpreting the historic battle, at 2 p.m. Sunday's schedule includes a concert by the Federal ...
    Jul 13, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMCivil War Reenactment Weekend
    Civil War Reenactment Weekend at Fort Ward, recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Stevens, the only battle fought in the Defenses of Washington. Union and Confederate camps and Living History activities. Saturday's schedule features a skirmish interpreting the historic battle, at 2 p.m. Sunday's schedule includes a concert by the Federal ...
    Nov 8, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMSoldier-led Tours in Honor of Veteran's Day
    Visitors will be taken on guided tours led by an interpreter in Union uniform of the fort to highlight the history of Fort Ward and army life in the Defenses of Washington.
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp Open House
    Event is based ina nd around the Museum and historic fort. Features Civil War interpreters, a Civil War Santa, tours of the fort, and craft activities for children.

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