Frontier Living History Encampment | Heart of Appalachia

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Frontier Living History Encampment

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Event Details

June 2 – 4, 2023
October 6 – 7, 2023

Come out and join in as history comes alive in the Pioneer Park!

Living history interpreters are in attendance in the park each day until 5:00 PM.
The public is invited to tour the campsites and view the demonstrations.


Museum Members: FREE!
Adults: $5
Families: $10

Admission to the event includes a self-guided tour of the Museum Center’s Lucie Greever Gallery permanent exhibitions.

The encampment is open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.

Living history demonstrations may include: black powder riflery, hide tanning, archery, fire making, campfire cooking, and woodworking.

For more information, contact the museum at 276-988-6755 or