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Civil War Living History Festival

May 20 - May 21

| Free

This community festival, winner of the Wisconsin Historical Society Public Program Award, features activities for all ages beginning Saturday at 7am with a pancake breakfast at the Community House in North Goodrich Park. Guests are invited to wander the park and Milton House grounds as they interact with President Lincoln, Civil War era soldiers and civilians camped out for the weekend. The encamped company will provide canon fire demonstrations throughout the day.  Saturday’s festivities will conclude with a concert in Goodrich Park. Sunday will open with a military style worship service at 11am by the Goodrich Cabin. Cannon firings will continue throughout the day. Event goers are invited to conclude their day in Milton with a historic walking tour presented by the Milton Historical Society.


May 20
May 21


Milton House Museum
18 S. Janesville Street
Milton, 53563
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