Annual Historical Event
School of the Soldier

Sainte Genevieve, Missouri

PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
April, 2018

EVENT DETAILS: 2018 Details TBA

Location: Moses Austin Grounds, Main and Gabouri Streets, Sainte Genevieve, MO

Dates: April 22 - April 23, 2017

Times:
     Saturday: 9 am - 5 pm
     Sunday: 9 am - Noon

Description: Come and learn about French Colonial life at this family-friendly, living history event. Come to see Sainte Genevieve, considered one of the “10 best undiscovered small cities” in the United States, and explore the town as you learn about traditions of the “School of the Soldier.” On Saturday attend a public heritage auction of discovered 'desirables' - memorabilia, collectibles, 'accoutrements', utensils, and 'watch'a-may-call-its'. Sainte Genevieve has the greatest concentration of original French colonial buildings in North America and is the only surviving French colonial village in the United States. There will be a French encampment and cannon salute and 18th century craft demonstrations. This is a fully packed weekend of lectures and camaraderie with plenty of places to stay and see.

Free

For more information visit www.milice.org

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