WAR ENCAMPMENT FEATURED AT OLD FASHIONED MINER’S LABOR DAY PICNIC IN LANSFORD

Mine tours guest hold their hands up while being questioned by Civil War reenactors during the event.
Mine tours guest hold their hands up while being questioned by Civil War reenactors during the event.

Volunteers held their annual Old Fashioned Picnic on Sunday, September 6, 2015 at the No. 9 Mine and Museum in Lansford. The event also included a Living History Civil War Encampment reenactment.
The living history Civil War encampment commemorated the 151st anniversary of the Civil War this year. Re-enactors from the 8th Georgia Infantry Co.A, Rome Light Guards will be camped out for the weekend.
The No. 9 Coal Mine and Museum is located at 9 Dock Street in Lansford.
Mine tour tickets are held regularly and can be purchased in the gift shop upon arrival. For further information, call the museum at (570) 645-7074 or visit them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/1471399206473533.
The next big event at the mine is their annual Haunted Halloween Mine Tours. Info coming soon…


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