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Civil War Days at Lake County Discovery Museum


  • 27277 Forest Preserve Road Wauconda, IL 60084 United States

The boom of cannons, the crack of rifles, the galloping of horse hooves welcomes you at the annual Civil War Days encampment. Wander the camps to see soldiers, civilians and tradesmen at work. Watch as union and confederate forces collide in battle. Visit the 1863 Summer Fair, meet President Lincoln and shop Civil War era vendors. Kids enjoy period crafts, games and a scavenger hunt.

For more information visit: http://www.lcfpd.org/museum/events/cwd/