Civil War Encampment

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June 01, 2013 through June 02, 2013


Mystic Seaport


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$24; $15 children ages 6-17 $15; free for kids younger than 6

Event description: More than 150 Civil War re-enactors from around New England will spend two days camped out on the Museum's village green to commemorate Connecticut's role in the conflict. Uniformed soldiers and artillerymen will perform demonstrations, march in formation, fire muskets and cannon, and participate in an amphibious operation on the Mystic River.

Address: 75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT 06355
Phone: 860-572-5331

About Mystic Seaport

Mystic Seaport is a leading maritime museum. The museum’s grounds cover 19 acres on the Mystic River in Mystic, CT, and include a recreated 19th-century coastal village, a working shipyard, formal exhibit halls, and state-of-the-art artifact storage facilities. The museum is home to more than 500 historic watercraft, including four National Historic Landmark vessels, most notably the 1841 whaleship Charles W. Morgan, America’s oldest commercial ship still in existence.