June 3, 2017 - June 4, 2017
June 3 10AM-5PM; June 4 noon-4PM
Museum members and children 4 and under, free; children 5-15, $2; adults 16 and older, $5
11200 Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station, VA 22039
Civil War Living History Day at the Fairfax Station Railroad Museum
Civil War re-enactors will "occupy" the Station grounds to introduce visitors to the life of the common soldier during the American Civil War. Demonstrations of camp life, musket firings, candle making and other activities will given the weekend of Saturday, June 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 4 from 12:00-4:00 p.m. On Sunday, there will also be Civil War re-enactors from the Victorian Dance Ensemble of the Civil War Dance Foundation in formal ball dress of the time dancing and teaching authentic dance steps of that period.