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Civil War Living History Encampment

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June 12, 2022 @ 11:00 am


Visit the Berks County Heritage Center and discover what life was like as a Civil War soldier with members of the 53rd Pennsylvania reenactment unit. Walk through the camp and speak with members of the 53rd.

Firing & drill demonstrations by the 53rd

  • June 11 at 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
  • June 12 at 1:00 p.m.


  • Enjoy Songs and Stories of the Civil War with folk singer &storyteller Matt Dodd. Performances will take place at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
  • Historic sketch artist Kevin O’Malley demonstrating on site 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Schoolyard games with the Friend’s of the Epler’s One Room Schoolhouse 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


June 12, 2022
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Berks County Heritage Center
1102 Red Bridge Rd
Reading, PA 19605 United States
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