Historical Event
18th Century Cannon Demonstration

Prairie du Rocher, Illinois

Saturday, August 3, 2019

EVENT DETAILS:

Location: Fort De Chartres State Historic Site, 4 miles west of Prairie du Rocher on IL-155

Dates:
     Saturday, July 6, 2019
     Saturday, August 3, 2019

Times: 10 am - 2 pm

Description: Members of the French Colonial Artillery will be on site at Fort de Chartres to explain the 18th century history of artillery. They will be available to demonstrate the techniques used to fire a cannon and will explain the role that artillery played at Fort de Chartres.

Free, donations appreciated

For more information call 618-284-7230
  or visit the venue's website

Directions and Map:

 
       
   
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