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Civil War Days
Civil War Days - May 17 & 18, 2014
Naper Settlement is transformed into a Civil War encampment where visitors can meet famous figures of the past and experience firsthand a turbulent time period in our nation’s history. Hundreds of reenactors participate, staging a battle complete with raging cannons and marching infantry. Learn how the nation changed through the insights of famous people who made a difference in history.
An annual tradition at Naper Settlement for over 25 years, the family-friendly event features food, fun and shopping on "Sutler's Row" for traditional Civil War-era reproduction products.
10 am-4 pm each day
The battle takes place at 2:30 pm Saturday and Sunday
At the Door:
$15/adult/senior; $10/youth (4-12)
$10/adult/senior; $5/youth (4-12)
On-line Ticket sales end at 2 p.m. 5/16/14 (available at Naper Settlement until 4 p.m. 5/16/14)
Under 4 years of age and members are Free
for more photos!
schedule of events
including food vendors.
Accessible Parking Map
and viewing areas.
Become a member today and get in free!
Naperville Heritage Society Sustaining Members and Season Pass holders receive free admission to Civil War Days, Naper Nights, Oktoberfest and All Hallows Eve.
$50 Individual Season Pass - good for up to 2 people
$100 Family Season Pass - good for up to 4 people
Due to recent modifications to the museum grounds, artillery units and sutlers will be able to apply by invitation only.
(Registration deadline has been extended.)
Reenactor application >
See how you can get involved >
Become a Sponsor!
For more information on becoming a sponsor,
or call 630.420.6017.
All events and prices are subject to change without notice. Special event rates may vary.
523 S. Webster St., Naperville, IL 60540 • 630.420.6010 • Fax: 630.305.4044
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