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    Civil War Day

    • Date: April 29, 2017
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Admission: $7.75 - Adults (18-61) $6.50 - Senior Citizens (62+) $6.00 - Youth (12-17) $5.50 - Children (4-11) FREE - Children (under 4) & Cowtown Members
    • Location: Old Cowtown Museum
      1865 W. Museum Blvd., Wichita, KS 67203

    Experience Union and Confederate encampments, two battle reenactments and cannon demonstrations. For visitors interested in life beyond the battle front, there will be traditional Irish and Victorian dance and a sutler (merchant) selling reproduction Civil War Era goods and clothing. The authenticity of this event is made possible by Civil War re-enactment groups: the 8th Kansas Volunteer Infantry and McLains Independent Artillery Battery groups (with a pair of mountain howitzers) from Wichita; the 9th Texas Infantry from Missouri; and the 3rd Independent Battery Kansas Light Artillery (with a 12 pound cannon) from Lawrence.