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Post Miamies – 1754-1763

  • Venue: Old Fort
  • Presented by: Old Fort
  • Dates:
    August 24, 2019
    August 25, 2019
  • Address: 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN 46805
  • Admission: FREE
  • Phone: (260) 437-2836
  • Website: Visit Website
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
2019-08-24 2019-08-25 Post Miamies &#8211; 1754-1763 <p><strong>Date:</strong><br />August 24th thru August 25th, 2019</p> <p><strong>Hours:</strong><br />Saturday: 10:00am&#8211;6:00pm<br />Sunday: 10:00am&#8211;4:00pm</p> <div class="vc_row wpb_row vc_row-fluid"> <div class="wpb_column vc_column_container vc_col-sm-8"> <div class="vc_column-inner"> <div class="wpb_wrapper"> <div class="wpb_text_column wpb_content_element "> <div class="wpb_wrapper"> <p>French and British forces clash at the Old Fort as the 1700’s come alive.  Fur traders, Native Americans, civilians, and soldiers demonstrate daily activities at the French outpost known as Post Miamie during the French and Indian War. Experience battles and infantry drills, visit merchants, tour the Old Fort, and talk with historical artisans.</p> <p><strong>Ongoing Daily Activities:</strong></p> <p>Military camp life can be seen in both the Allied and Imperial camps (Guard duty, fatigue duty and other military functions can be viewed throughout the weekend).</p> <p>Ongoing demonstrations throughout the weekend will include blacksmith, wheelwright, 18th century commercial fishing, gunsmith, woodwright, and music of the 1750s.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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Date:
August 24th thru August 25th, 2019

Hours:
Saturday: 10:00am–6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am–4:00pm

French and British forces clash at the Old Fort as the 1700’s come alive.  Fur traders, Native Americans, civilians, and soldiers demonstrate daily activities at the French outpost known as Post Miamie during the French and Indian War. Experience battles and infantry drills, visit merchants, tour the Old Fort, and talk with historical artisans.

Ongoing Daily Activities:

Military camp life can be seen in both the Allied and Imperial camps (Guard duty, fatigue duty and other military functions can be viewed throughout the weekend).

Ongoing demonstrations throughout the weekend will include blacksmith, wheelwright, 18th century commercial fishing, gunsmith, woodwright, and music of the 1750s.

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