Naper Settlement is transformed into a Civil War encampment where visitors can meet famous figures of the past and experience firsthand a turbulent time period in our nation’s history. Hundreds of reenactors participate, staging a battle complete with raging cannons and marching infantry. Learn how the nation changed through the insights of famous people who made a difference in history.
An annual tradition at Naper Settlement for over 25 years, the family-friendly event features food, fun and shopping on "Sutler's Row" for traditional Civil War-era reproduction products.
Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. each day
The battle takes place at 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Day of Event: $15/adult; $10/youth (4-12)
Advance tickets: $13/adult; $8/youth (4-12)
On-line Ticket sales will be available April 1.
(Tickets are available for purchase in the Naper Settlement lobby until 4 p.m. 5/19/17)
Under 4 years of age and Naper Settlement Members are Free
Questions? Call 630.420.6010.