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French and Indian War EncampmentEducation :: Historical
French and Indian War Encampment
9:00 AM
Old Fort Niagara
Description:
Hundreds of re-enactors converge on Old Fort Niagara to recreate the historic siege of 1759 during the French and Indian War. The event features battle reenactments, siege demonstrations, a large camp of period artisans and merchants, cooking demonstrations, an exhibition of 18th century medicine, living history camps, artillery and musket firings, Native American councils and much more! This is the 40th year for this event, which is one of the largest French and Indian War events in the world. It is also the fort’s largest event of the year.

A special exhibition of paintings by Robert Griffing
Dozens of period merchants and artisans
18th Century Children’s Games
Cooking Demonstrations
18th Century Medicine

Hours:
10am-7pm
Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Old Fort Niagara
Address: 4 Scott Ave. Youngstown, NEW YORK 14174
Phone: (716) 745-7611

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