Events


Event: Labor Day at Fort D

Date: Monday, 9-4-2017 at 9:00 AM to Monday, 9-4-2017 at 3:00 PM

Location: Fort D Historic Site, 920 Fort Street

Cost: Free

Contact: 573-335-1631 or website

Description:

Labor Day is typically a day of rest, but the soldiers and civilians at Fort D will be busy preparing for fall. New recruits and public welcome!  This earthenworks fort protected Cape Girardeau from Confederate advances on the Mississippi River during the Civil War.  See history come to life at this encampment! 



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