Artillery and Artificers

Saturday, June 3, 2017 • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Pitt Museum

Add to Calendar06/03/2017 11:00 AM06/03/2017 04:00 PMAmerica/New_YorkLiving History: Artillery and ArtificersThe Fort Pitt Museum hosts outdoor Living History programs on select weekends throughout the summer.Fort Pitt MuseumFort Pitt MuseumfalseMM/DD/YYYY

Witness how artillerists at Fort Pitt prepared for cannon firings to defend the Point. Artisans such as tinners, turners, and blacksmiths will demonstrate and discuss how their trades contributed to 18th century artillery.

Cannon Firings

The Fort Pitt Museum cannon crew will fire the museum’s replica British six-pounder cannon throughout the day, weather permitting.

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The Fort Pitt Museum holds outdoor Living History events on select weekends throughout the summer. For a complete listing of programs, visit the Living History section of the Fort Pitt Museum’s website.