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Departure Weekend – May 11 & 12, 2024

May 11 @ 10:00 am - May 12 @ 4:00 pm

Departure Event May 11 - 12, 2024

Departure Event May 11-12, 2024

May 11 & 12, 2024 – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Mark the departure of Lewis & Clark as they set out on an expedition of discovery! Reenactors, historic artisans, and more will commemorate this important date in Illinois and American history.
Demonstrations will include artillery, muskets, candle making, fiber arts, cooking, and more. Volunteers will exhibit the replica of the White Pirogue the Expedition journeyed in. With plenty to see and do, this event is perfect for any age and any previous historical knowledge.
The Departure Event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday (May 11) and Sunday (May 12). Free to the Public!

Details

Start:
May 11 @ 10:00 am
End:
May 12 @ 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/391270840122552

Organizer

Lewis & Clark State Historic Site
Phone
618-251-5811
Email
Clark@CampDubois.com
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Venue

Lewis & Clark SHS
1 Lewis and Clark Trail
Hartford, IL 62048 United States
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Phone
618-251-5811