Kids will have a chance to join in a mini-militia and march with soldiers. The evening concludes with a presentation of music and dance, as the Regency Dancers will put on some moves and give a few tips on how to execute the steps.
This free event is part of the museum’s regular Thursday night programming. Check out the website, www.niagarafallshistorymuseum.ca, for more great 1812 events such as “Hear the Cannons Roar” and “Petticoats, Boots and Muskets.”
The Niagara Falls History Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursdays until 9 p.m. Closed Mondays. Open select holidays, including Family Day, Canada Day and Civic Holiday.
Admission for adults ages 20 or older is $5. Students , ages six to 19, $4. Children younger than six enter free.
The museum is located at 5810 Ferry St., Niagara Falls. 905-358-5082.
As you exit the museum, pick up a walking tour brochure of the Lundy’s Lane Battlefield, located just minutes from the front doors of the museum.