According to a Facebook post made by The Washburn-Norlands Living History Center, they are hosting Rally For Norlands Civil War weekend Saturday, October 9th, and Sunday, October 10th. Rally For Norlands Civil War weekend brings over reenactors to Central Maine to reenact the Civil War.
Gates open at 9 am, and this is family-friendly with several activities and demonstrations throughout the grounds. There will be two different battle scenarios over the weekend, with cannons firing off at 2:30 pm on Saturday and 2:00 pm on Sunday.
If you're a member, the price is $16 for adults, $8 for kids age 6 to 12, and Free for those under 5 years old. Non-member pricing is $20 for adults, $10 for children age 6 to 12, and free for ages 5 and under.
Masks are required indoors, and no reservations are necessary.
Reenactments are the only thing offered at this fantastic facility. The Washburn-Norlands Living History Center allows students and visitors to tour the Washburn Mansion, family cottage and learn some of the everyday life skills used in the 19th century. Visitors attend school in a one-room schoolhouse; they also learn to cook, clean, and take care of daily chores. When you visit, you feel like you're there, living a 19th-century life.
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