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Step back in time at the Batavia Civil War reenactment

Sep 20, 2019 11:57AM ● By Vincent Prisco

Batavia – Come for an exciting historical experience at the Civil War Encampment at the Government Center, located at 100 Island St. Batavia on September 21 from 9am to 4pm, and September 22 from 9am to 3:30pm.

The event is a reenactment sponsored by the 17th Corp Field Hospital. Guests will get to see a full size Civil War cannon, view medical equipment, talk to horse soldiers, march with the troops and visit with President Lincoln and Mrs. Lincoln.

There will also be a signal torches demonstration at 8pm on Saturday. This event is free entry. Find the schedule for each day and more information at bataviacivilwarevent.blogspot.com.