Civil War Heritage Days

Friday, February 1 - 3, 2019 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park

601 Howard England Way
Key West FL 33040


Free with regular park admission


We invite you to participate in Civil War Heritage Days at Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park on February 1-3, 2019. This three-day event portrays the time period of 1861-1862 at a Federal fortress.  First person interpretation, weapons demonstrations and camp life are featured on a daily basis. 

Event highlights include a parade down Duval Street, School Day, sea battle, blockade runner’s trial and lecture series.  Union and Confederate soldiers, townspeople, craftspeople, performers and sutlers are all part of the re-enactments, which focus on educating the public by sharing the history of Fort Taylor and life during the Civil War. Contact park event coordinator for more information.