Civil War Event
Experience the firepower of cannon firing as soldiers march into battle at Pennypacker Mills. See artillery demonstrations, visit the Civilian Street where everyday life in the 1860s is demonstrated, and participate in the “Be a Soldier Kid Enlistment” activity.
Food vendor are on site providing breakfast and lunch food options. Handicapped parking and restroom facilities are available. Hours are Saturday 10 AM-5 PM and Sunday 10 AM-4 PM.
On Saturday, visitors can expect to hear music by Fort Delaware Coronet Band and discussions led by historical reenactor and lecturer Michael Jesberger.
On Sunday, guests can listen to the songs and stories of the Civil War with musician Matthew Dodd.