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2016 Civil War Living History Day | SF

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Saturday, August 20, 2016 - All Day | Cost: FREE
Fort Point | Fort Point, San Francisco



Fort Point is called to action once again. Experience first-hand the momentous era of the American Civil War from live re-enactors, through infantry and artillery demonstrations, medicine in the 1800s, music, Victorian dance, and exhibits displaying the lives of men, women, and children of days past.

Civil War Living History Day
Saturday, August 20, 2016 | 10 am to 5 pm
Fort Point | Fort Point, San Francisco
FREE

Schedule: (subject to change)

  • Flag raising ceremony at 10 am.
  • Infantry drills occur every hour on the hour.
  • Artillery discussions occur every hour on the half hour.
  • Concurrent demonstrations throughout the day – 1800’s medicine, musician, and civilian.
  • Flag lowering ceremony at 4:30 pm.

Fort Point is a National Historic site located in the Presidio under the southern anchorage of the Golden Gate Bridge. Additional parking is available at the Crissy Field lot near the Warming Hut and on the hill overlooking the fort.


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, History, Live Music, San Francisco, Theater & Performance
Venue: Fort Point
Address: Fort Point, San Francisco
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