Discover typical navy ship life during the Civil War. Meet guest John Dellapenna, a US Navy veteran and US Navy Civil War sailor re-enactor, along with other men who portray US soldiers and sailors from the Civil War-era. Visit the Sackets Battlefield’s historic Navy Yard. Tour the Commandant’s House where Commandant Tattnall resigned in 1861 to join the Confederate Navy. See the two remaining cannon brought here in 1863 to fortify the northern border from British-governed Canada, just in case the British decided to support the Confederacy.
Location: Sackets Harbor, NY - 504 West Main St.
Contact: Constance Barone