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Post Miamies – 1754-1763

  • 1201 Spy Run Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805
  • (260) 437-2836
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  • Presented By: Old Fort
  • Dates:
    August 28, 2021
    August 29, 2021
  • Location: Old Fort
  • Price: FREE
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes

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Date:
August 28th thru August 29th, 2021

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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Event Schedules

Due to ongoing precautions during the COVID-19 Pandemic, events may be subject to changes, attendance restrictions, or cancellations. Please check with the event host and or venue for any events you are planning to attend. 

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