Hayes Civil War Reenactment
Mark the birthday of Ohio Civil War hero and 19th U.S. President Rutherford B. Hayes by experiencing life during the Civil War. Hundreds of costumed Civil War reenactors camp on the grounds of Hayes' 25-acre estate for this two-day living-history event. Title sponsor is Memorial Hosptial. Additional funding from Mosser Construction Inc.
Soldiers conduct military drills, chat with visitors and re-create the Battle of Cedar Creek, a Civil War battle in which Rutherford B. Hayes played a major role. Three battle reenactmentss are staged on lawn in front of the Hayes Home. The highlight of the two-day event is a formal, military graveside service featuring active-duty military personnel sent by President Barack Obama.
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
Local Number: 419-332-2081
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Sunday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
age 13 and older
Young children: FREE
Accepted Forms of Payment
General Parking: FREE