Top 26 historic battle reenactments this year

Relive the past in this list of 26 historic battle reenactments happening across the country this year including Revolutionary War reenactments, Civil War reenactments, French and Indian War reenactments, WWI and WWII battle reenactments and more.  

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USS Constitution July 4 turnaround, including canon firing

This annual event is one of the few times that the ship is taken out of its berth in the Charlestown Navy Yard. There is a lottery for the highly-prized free tickets to be able to sail aboard the ship during the turnaround. (The ship is actually moved by tug... 

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Redcoats and Rebels at Old Sturbridge Village, New England's largest Revolutionary War reenactment

The largest Revolutionary War reenactment in New England takes place every August at Old Sturbridge Village in Sturbridge, Massachusetts. The event includes dozens of units and hundreds of reenactors, with large battles and skirmishes, demonstrations, and a l... 

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Visiting the Tiffany designed Ayer Mansion in Boston

The Ayer Mansion (1899 - 1902) in Boston is the only surviving residence created by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Join us as we take a rare private tour with Jeanne M. Pelletier, Preservation Advisor for the Campaign for the Ayer Mansion. Jeanne was an outstanding ... 

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