2018 Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee
Experience a military timeline at Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee on June 16-17, 2018 at Fort Meigs in Perrysburg, Ohio. “Ten Centuries of Soldiers” is on display on Fathers Day weekend each year at Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee where you can witness the evolution of the common soldier. At Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee, soldiers, artisans, and civilians give demonstrations throughout the weekend. Period military camps are open for visiting. Weapon demonstrations take place each day.
Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee
Military history enthusiasts will not want to miss the unique “Muster” being hosted by Fort Meigs where you will see the evolution of the common soldier from the Vikings to the Roman soldiers to the modern American military.
One of the largest and most diverse historical events in the US, Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee featues military re-enactors portraying soldiers from 10 centuries, including: Vikings, Roman legions, medieval footmen, soldiers of the American Revolution and Civil War, soldiers of World War I and II and servicemen from the war in Vietnam.
Visit period military camps where re-enactors answer questions about their particular era. Throughout the day there will also be numerous weapons demonstrations involving muskets, rifles and artillery.
Period artisans and tradespeople will be on hand giving demonstrations and offering their merchandise for sale. There will also be an abundance of food available for purchase at the USO Canteen.
Fort Meigs Re-Enactors Invited
Re-enactors are invited to attend Muster on the Maumee. Pre-registration is required. Register individually or register your entire unit – all on one form! Head to the Muster on the Maumee registration form now!
9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. both days
Detailed schedule below
EVENT ADMISSION RATES
Seniors (60+): $8.00
OHC members (Adult & Child): $1.00
Ages 5 & Under: FREE
U.S. Military (Active Duty & Family): FREE
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Fort Meigs Muster on the Maumee in June on Father’s Day Weekend at Fort Meigs in Perrysburg, Ohio.
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