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Zoar hosts Civil War History day for students

/ September 15, 2023

The event

Public, private and homeschooled students can learn about life on the battlefield and the home front during Historic Zoar Village’s Civil War School Day on Friday, September 15th from 9am to 2pm. Throughout the Village, historical interpreters in period dress will show students how Separatists in Zoar and citizens in the Union lived during the conflict. Students can interact with famous figures of the Civil War, including President Abraham and First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln, watch cavalry and artillery demonstrations and participate in a variety of hands-on activities. Cost is $7 per student. One adult per group is free, each additional adult is $7 and all teachers are free. Reservations are required. Call 330-874-3011 to reserve your spot.