Soldiers Firing Muskets at Fort Snelling near St. Paul, Minnesota - Encircle Photos

45 Soldiers Firing Muskets at Fort Snelling near St. Paul, Minnesota

One of the joys of visiting Fort Snelling near Saint Paul, Minnesota, is to see volunteers in period costumes reenact military drills every half hour. Here three soldiers fire muskets. Other activities include cannon demonstrations, fife and drum performances, infantry marches, and flag ceremonies. You can also meet historically dressed staff who are “working” in different buildings and learn what life was like in a pioneer fort during the early 19th century.

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200 Tower Ave, St Paul, MN 55111

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