Living History Day

Date: 
Saturday, July 17, 2021 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

This all day, family-friendly, living history event has lots to offer people of all ages! The demonstrations will include stone cutting, rope making, natural dyes, weaving, and more! Visitors will learn what it was like to work on the Allegheny Portage Railroad and activities that women were participating in during the 19th century. 

The 2nd Pennsylvania, Company B-American Highlanders from the Mexican War (1846-1848) will tell their stories and perform black powder demonstrations at designated points throughout the day at 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 3:00 PM.

This event is free, and no reservations are required!

Location: 
Allegheny Portage Railroad
110 Federal Park Road
Gallitzin, PA 16641
Contact Name/Organization: 
Allegheny Portage Railroad
Contact Email Address: 
nathan_koozer@nps.gov
Contact Phone Number: 
814-886-6150
Cost of Event: 
FREE