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M20CW-Soldiers Thru Time-Living History Timeline event

April 30, 2022 @ 10:00 AM - May 1, 2022 @ 4:00 PM EDT


The Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft. Harrison State Park will be hosting “Soldiers Thru Time” at the park . Visitors will see camps and displays set-up by re-enactors from many different time periods. Living historians spanning 2500 years of military history will be wearing clothing and uniforms from their chosen time period or conflict and have equipment and weapons to show and describe. Presently we have impressions of Greek Hoplite, Roman Legionary, Mongol Light Calvary, Revolutionary War, American Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War One, World War Two, the Cold War period and the Vietnam War taking part.

The event will be open from 10 AM to 4 PM on Saturday and Sunday, April 30-May 1. There is no battle re-enactment for this event and visitors may roam the Historic Camp Glenn Area where the camps and displays will be positioned. The Museum of 20th Century Warfare’s battlefield trench system will be available for walking through. There is no extra fee for this event however normal Indiana State Park gate fees do apply. For GPS directions use 5900 Post Road for the address. This will bring you to the front gate of the park.

Reenactors should go to Evenbrite and search for M20CW to register for this event.  There is no fee for reenactors.


Museum of 20th Century Warfare (M20CW)


First Day Open/Close Times:
10 AM to 4 PM
Second Day Open/Close Times:
10 AM to 4 PM
Event Genre
Roman Empire BC, Scottish Jacobite Rebellion, French and Indian War, American Revolutionary War, Napoleonic Wars, War of 1812, Mexican War/Texas Independence, 1830-1840, American Civil War, Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, Boer Wars, 1890-1930, WWI, Irish Rebellion/Easter Uprising 1916, WWII, Korea, Vietnam
Available At The Event
Military, Natives, Civilians
Years Portrayed at Event


Fort Harrison State Park, Indianapolis, IN
5900 Post Road
Indianapolis,, IN 46216 United States
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