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Living History Education Day

March 5, 9:30 a.m.3 p.m.

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Individual visitors and school groups are invited to a living history event at Fort Towson Historic Site on Thursday, March 5, 2020, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Educational stations will include reenactors portraying soldiers and civilians from the fort’s beginning through the 1870s. Individuals and groups will travel through the camps where the reenactors will show visitors uniforms, weapons and lifestyles of soldiers, trappers, storekeepers and other people who lived and worked in the region surrounding Fort Towson.

Preregistration is required for school groups wishing to take advantage of this field trip opportunity. Teachers must accompany each group, and a ratio of one adult for every eight students is strongly recommended. There is no admission charge for this event.

For more information about the event or to preregister, please contact John Davis at 580-873-2634 or jdavis@okhistory.org. Fort Towson Historic Site is located one mile east of the town of Fort Towson and three-quarters of a mile north on Highway 70E.

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Date:
March 5
Time:
9:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
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Location

Fort Towson Historic Site
HC 63, Box 1580 Fort Towson, OK 74735
580-873-2634
www.okhistory.org/forttowson