Living History and Battle Reenactment Events, continued

The History Center of Olmsted County will provide:
Once an event has been scheduled, the History Center of Olmsted County will generally supply the following:

  • Restrooms and/or portable toilets
  • Firewood
  • Camping area on the History Center of Olmsted County grounds
  • Re-enactor’s discounts in our gift shop
  • Special guided tours of the History Center of Olmsted County historical buildings for participants

Logistics and Camping Regulations:

  • During public hours (9am-5:00pm), no vehicles in camp, and nothing modern in camp. All participants must be dressed in period clothing and ready to receive visitors.
  • No modern day anachronisms in camp or on uniforms/clothing, including pins, badges, nameplates, etc.
  • Abuse of alcohol or drugs will not be tolerated.
  • Groups must show respect for the History Center of Olmsted County by maintaining a low impact on the grounds:  clean up camp area, remove trash, use caution when driving on the grounds and keep in mind preserving the archaeological & natural features of the area.
  • No unattended camp fires
  • Weapons and ammunition must be secured at all times