Fort Laurens 11067 Fort Laurens Rd NW, Bolivar, OH 44612, US
Experience the immersive world of the Revolutionary War at "Revolution on The Tuscarawas," Fort Laurens' highly anticipated annual reenactment event in partnership with the Brigade of the American Revolution. Step into the 18th century and witness a captivating array of demonstrations that bring history to life.
Immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance as Fort Laurens showcases a variety of authentic 18th-century activities. Delight in the melodies of period music, marvel at the precision of artillery demonstrations, and savor the aromas of traditional cooking. Gain insights into the challenging field of medicine during that era and witness the distinct lifestyles of British and American soldiers.
Admission to this educational and enlightening event is $10 for adults, while children aged 12 and under enjoy free entry. Your participation directly contributes to the preservation and educational initiatives of Fort Laurens, supporting its mission to safeguard this significant historical landmark.
Prepare to be captivated as Revolutionary War reenactors from across the nation converge, immersing you in the daily realities faced by frontier Continental Soldiers in the western theater. Witness their determination and courage firsthand, gaining a profound understanding of their day-to-day lives. The event also features a captivating linear warfare demonstration, providing a dynamic and engaging experience for all attendees.
In addition, a multitude of other 18th-century demonstrations awaits your exploration, including showcases on medicine, clothing, land surveying, music, and much more. Join in the solemn ceremony held at Fort Laurens state memorial, paying homage to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier of the American Revolution.
Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy a weekend filled with living history education and entertainment. "Revolution on The Tuscarawas" promises an unforgettable experience where you can immerse yourself in the spirit of the Revolutionary War.