Cameron Art Museum commemorates the anniversary of the Battle of Forks Road on the museum's historic site with two days of family fun offering a look into the daily routine of soldiers and camp life in the 1860s. The weekend features infantry and artillery demonstrations, battle sites tour, music of the era, artisan demonstrations, period games and art activities for families.
1st North Carolina Company E has made the Cameron Art Museum its home site. The unit offers activities every other month on the museum's grounds, come and watch drills, rifle firings and more. Speak with the reenactors about their passion for Civil War living history. Also explore the museum’s historic site where Major General Robert F. Hoke made his last stand against Union soldiers comprised primarily of U.S. Colored Troops in the final fight for Wilmington on February 20, 1865, the Battle of Forks Road.
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