FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 4, 2016
Community Relations Coordinator
Culture & Heritage Museums
Annual Civil War reenactment on the grounds of Historic Brattonsville’s Hightower Hall
McCONNELLS, SC - The Civil War comes to life at Historic Brattonsville during the annual two-day event held on the grounds of Hightower Hall. The weekend reenactment will include Civil War battle reenactments, cannon-firing demonstrations, historic archery demonstrations, camp life activities, and children’s military drills. The Grimsly family will display 19th-century mourning artifacts in the front parlor of Hightower Hall.
Food will be available for purchase as well as period reproduction goods on sutler row.
Historic Brattonsville Civil War Reenactment: Saturday, Oct. 22 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Battle Reenactments at 2 p.m. on both days)
Historic Brattonsville’s Hightower Hall is located at 1036 Brattonsville Road in McConnells, SC.
For more information, visit www.chmuseums.org or call 803/684-2327
Admission: $10 Adult; $8 Senior; $6 Youth ages 4-17; CHM members and ages 3 and under are free.