Kenosha Public Museum Sunday Hours: 12pm - 5pmCivil War Museum Sunday Hours: 12pm - 5pmDinosaur Discovery Museum Sunday Hours: 12pm - 5pm
Loading Events

« All Events

The Civil War Museum After Dark: Wide Awakes

October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, October 30  |  7:00pm – 8:00pm  |  Presenter: Doug Dammann  |  $16 ($20 for non-members)  |  Register Here

Who were the Wide Awakes and why did they participate in nighttime torch-lit parades wearing special costumes? Why did the wounds of some soldiers glow after the Battle of Shiloh? Did Mary Todd Lincoln attend seances at the White House?

Curator Doug Dammann will lead a lantern-lit tour of the Civil War Museum’s Fiery Trial gallery that explores these and other strange and odd stories of the Civil War.

Details

Date:
October 30
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
, ,

Venue

Civil War Museum
5400 1st Ave
Kenosha, WI 53140 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
(262) 653-4141
View Venue Website
field trips in kenosha, school field trips in kenosha, museum trips in kenosha
civil war theatre in kenosha, civil war reenactment in kenosha, things to do in kenosha
kenosha public museum, public museum in kenosha, civil war museum in kenosha
museums in kenosha, fine arts museum in kenosha, decorative arts museum in kenosha