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Weapon Demo Days at River Raisin National Battlefield Park in Monroe

Event Date/Time

Jul 13, 2013 to Sep 14, 2013
10:00 am

This event occurs monthly, on the second Saturday of August and October.

Description

Weapon Demo Days at River Raisin National Battlefield Park in Monroe

Learn about Black Powder Cannons, Muskets and Rifles used during the War of 1812. See the steps involved in preparing to fire a cannon with a cannon crew and learn the drilling techniques to fire a musket. Bring your ear plugs! Demonstration times are as follows:

  • 10 a.m.
  • 11 a.m.
  • 1 p.m.
  • 2 p.m.

Note: There is an additional event on Saturday, Sept. 28.

Cost Free
Location

River Raisin National Battlefield Park
1403 E. Elm Ave.
Monroe, MI
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Additional Info
Phone734-243-7136
Contact nameRiver Raisin NBP
Websitehttp://www.nps.gov/rira

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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