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Musket Firing Demonstration

Fort Macon at Fort Macon State Park
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Musket Firing Demonstration

Learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.  Meet in the fort.

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 10:00am
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:00am
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Start Location: 
Fort Parade Ground

Fort Macon State Park

2303 East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic BeachNC 28512
Latitude: 34.697952
Longitude: -76.678340

Park Hours:

Fort Macon: 9am - 5:30pm daily.

Coastal Education and Visitor Center: 9am - 5pm daily.

Bookstore: 9am - 5pm Phone 252-247-3100

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