Living History Weekend

Living History Weekend 2017!
April 22 – 23

Come join us in celebrating Living History Weekend!

Now celebrating its 27th year, the Washington County Historical Society’s annual Living History Weekend is one of North Carolina’s premier Civil War events. Known for its intimate feel and beautiful riverfront setting , the weekend-long event features two battle reenactments, an evening “Torchlight Tour”,  “Dueling Narrators” debate, children’s recruiting station, period music, troop encampment, book signers, free museum entrance, and more!

For more information, please call the Port o’ Plymouth Museum at (252) 793-1377 or email at


Click Here for the 2017 Living History Schedule

(Please note that the events indicated with a blue star on the schedule are tentative.)


Participant Forms:

(Click on the links below)

2017 Troop Registration Form




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TICKET Options:

Advance ticket sales begin March 1, 2017. Call museum at (252) 793-1377 for purchase.

ONE-DAY ENCAMPMENT PASS –  (Saturday, April 22, only, includes all events except Tea Party & Torchlight Tour):adults and youth ages 12 to 18 – $5; children under 12 free with accompanying adult

COMBINATION WEEKEND PASS – (Saturday, April 22, & Sunday, April 23, includes all events except Tea Party):
*Best Value! 
adults – $15; youth ages 12 to 18 – $8; children under 12 free with accompanying adult

 – (Saturday, April 22,  6:45 & 8:15p.m.. Torchlight Tour only):
*Sponsored by the North Carolina Arts Council
Adults – $10; Youth through 18 – $5; children under 12 accompanied by a paying adult are FREE                                                                   

TEA PARTY Saturday, April 22, 11a.m. located at the Plymouth United Methodist Church – $20 per person **Sold Out – Wait List available*** 

BATTLE REENACTMENT – (Sunday, April 23, 2p.m. – Battle Reenactment only)
adults and youth ages 12 to 18 – $5; children under 12 free with accompanying adult

Click Here to Register Online!



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