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The 30th Annual War of 1812 in the West Symposium at Fort Osage

June 19 @ 8:00 am June 20 @ 5:00 pm

Join scholars and presenters at Fort Osage National Historic Landmark for the 30th Annual War of 1812 Symposium. This symposium is the longest continuous War of 1812 symposium in the United States. The event is free to the public. No registration is required. Please note: The Symposium topics may change slightly before March 20 & 21, 2021.

Event Poster.

This event may change with or without notice. While we will make our best effort to update this page, it is recommended that you contact the event organizer prior to this event.

1st U. States Infantry Regiment – Clemson’s Company – Living History Organization

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Jackson County Parks + Rec – Historic Sites Division

(816) 229-8980

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Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

107 Osage St.
Sibley, Missouri 64088 United States
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(816) 650-3278

CANCELLED: Grand Festival of Chez les Canses at Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

September 26, 2020 @ 9:00 am 4:30 pm

Explore how early French settlers lived at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas Rivers in the late 1700s.  Re-enactors will interpret everyday life skills common on the frontier.  Artisans will display custom made wares, both decorative and utilitarian, which were essential to these early settlers.

$4.00 – $8.00 $8 Adults; $4 Youth and Seniors

This event may change with or without notice. While we will make our best effort to update this page, it is recommended that you contact the event organizer prior to this event.

Event Organizer:

The Society of Friends of Fort Osage

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Jackson County Parks + Rec – Historic Sites Division

(816) 229-8980

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Event Location:

Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

107 Osage St.
Sibley, Missouri 64088 United States
+ Google Map
(816) 650-3278

CANCELLED: Artifact Identification and Archaeology Day

June 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am 4:30 pm

This event has been cancelled.

Bring your arrowheads and other interesting artifacts to be authenticated by professional archaeologists. Hands-on activities for the entire family as visitors will gain a better understanding of how the science of archaeology helps us to understand the past.

This event may change with or without notice. While we will make our best effort to update this page, it is recommended that you contact the event organizer prior to this event.

Event Organizer:

Jackson County Parks + Rec – Historic Sites Division

(816) 229-8980

View Organizer Website

Event Location:

Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

107 Osage St.
Sibley, Missouri 64088 United States
+ Google Map
(816) 650-3278

EVENT CANCELLED: Napoleonic War Encampment at Fort Osage

EVENT CANCELLED

March 29, 2020 @ 9:00 am 4:30 pm

Come to understand how the Napoleonic Wars, 1803-1815) affected Fort Osage with this encampment of French soldiers. Activities will include musket firing, close order drill, historic cooking demonstrations and military music. 

This event may change with or without notice. While we will make our best effort to update this page, it is recommended that you contact Fort Osage National Historic Landmark prior to this event.

$4.00 – $8.00

Jackson County Parks + Rec – Historic Sites Division

(816) 229-8980

View Organizer Website

Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

107 Osage St.
Sibley, Missouri 64088 United States
+ Google Map
(816) 650-3278

EVENT CANCELLED: Napoleonic War Encampment at Fort Osage

EVENT CANCELLED

March 28, 2020 @ 9:00 am 4:30 pm

Come to understand how the Napoleonic Wars, 1803-1815) affected Fort Osage with this encampment of French soldiers. Activities will include musket firing, close order drill, historic cooking demonstrations and military music. 

This event may change with or without notice. While we will make our best effort to update this page, it is recommended that you contact Fort Osage National Historic Landmark prior to this event.

$4.00 – $8.00

Jackson County Parks + Rec – Historic Sites Division

(816) 229-8980

View Organizer Website

Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

107 Osage St.
Sibley, Missouri 64088 United States
+ Google Map
(816) 650-3278

44th Annual Festival of Arts, Crafts & Music at Missouri Town 1855

October 5, 2019 October 6, 2019

Discover why this popular annual fall event has been a family tradition for thousands over 40 years. Skilled interpreters, crafters, and artisans will bring this antebellum living history site to life with period music, dance, games, crafts, a fun-filled hay wagon ride, and delicious foods. Please, no pets.

Time Details:

Saturday, October 5 | 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Sunday, October 6 | 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Cost: $10.00 per car/van; $20.00 per school/commercial bus

*This event may change with or without notice. While we will make our best effort to update this page, it is recommended that you contact Jackson County Parks + Rec prior to this event.*

$10.00 – $20.00 $10.00 per car/van; $20.00 per school/commercial bus

Jackson County Parks + Rec – Historic Sites Division

(816) 229-8980

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Missouri Town 1855

8010 E Park Road
Lee's Summit, Missouri 64064 United States
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(816) 524-8770
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