Children's Civil War Muster

Hosted By: 

Lawrence Civil War Memorial Guard
Brought back by popular demand! As part of the 13th Annual Civil War Weekend, the Children's Muster is open to kids of all ages. Join the 6th Mass Militia, 5th Mass Battery & 6th Maine Battery to learn what life was like in the Civil War army. Sample Hardtack Crackers, learn about camp life, drill, payday and participate in a skirmish, then visit the sutler tent. Looking for seasoned and raw recruits!

Special Instructions: 

Rain or Shine! Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Go to information tent on the Common.



Facility Features: 

Event Telephone: 


Lawrence Common, 201 Common Street, Lawrence, MA, 01840

Driving Directions: 

I-495, to exit 45 (Marston St). Follow Marston St to the traffic light at Canal Street. Go straight at the light onto Canal St, then turn right onto Lawrence St, then right onto Common St. Meet at information booth on the Common, across from City Hall. Park on street or City Hall parking lot.