James A. Ramage Civil War Museum Events

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2020 Calendar of Events

Civil War Book Discussion: June 20, 2020

2:00 PM

Battery Hooper Civil War Days: August 15-16, 2020

Saturday 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 12:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Visit an 1860's field complex with a full hospital ward, surgical center, pharmacy, kitchen and laundry. Watch a cannon demonstration, visit the Ramage Civil War Museum on the park grounds and shop in our gift shop and bookstore. Enjoy the outdoors in our heavily wooded park and on our beautiful playground.

Walking Tour of Linden Grove History by Steve Clifford:  TBA

Fort Thomas' 6th Regiment During the Spanish-American-Filipino Wars by Bernie O'Bryan:  TBA

The Reel History of the Civil War in Cinema by Jeannine Kreinbrink:  TBA

Craft Show: October 2020

Civil War Christmas: December 2020

Celebrate Christmas of yesteryear with us!  The museum will be decorated using natural materials like our ancestors used during the nineteenth century.  Learn how Civil War soldiers celebrated the holiday.  Enjoy our special exhibit of vintage Christmas ornaments and quilts. It is a free, family-friendly event, with children’s activities.  Help make ornaments and take one home! Listen to live period music by Don and Esther Drewry.

For your Christmas shopping pleasure:  Please visit our gift shop and used book sale!  Great stocking stuffers such as key chains, replica toys, decks of cards, Fern Storer’s excellent cookbook, and more!  We have over 1000 excellent used and collectible Civil War History books for sale.  Also for sale are many other military history and biographical titles.

Unless noted, all events will be held at the Museum located in Battery Hooper Park, Fort Wright, Kentucky.  Detailed information for each event will be posted when it becomes available. 

Email [email protected] if you have questions about any event.  Please include the event name in the subject line.

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