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3311 Littlestown Pike  star_red.gif (99 bytes)  Westminster, MD 21158  star_red.gif (99 bytes)  410-848-2288

Civil War Encampment

Living History

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Sunday, July 22, 2012


The grounds open 9:00 a.m. both days
and close at dusk

$3 per vehicle

Rain or Shine


Some scenes from this year's encampment.  More on Facebook.

Mark Shriver was on
hand to sign his book,
A Good Man,
about his father,
Sargent Shriver, Jr.






Step back in time on the grounds of the Union Mills Homestead, Saturday, July 22 and Sunday, July 23 for a Civil War Encampment and Living History.  The grounds will open both days at 9:00 a.m. and close at dusk


Formation and Weapons Inspections, Church Services, Tactical Camp Drills, Lectures, Living History Demonstrations and Battles.  A schedule of the day’s events will be available at various locations.


Guided tours of the historic Shriver Homestead and Grist Mill will be available for a small fee.  Gift shop and Blacksmith's shop will be open for stoneground flour from the 1797 Grist Mill along with other souvenirs of your visit.  


Kountry Kafe and Katering will be serving pit beef, turkey and ham sandwiches, along with other favorites.


$3.00 per vehicle




Union Mills Homestead

3311 Littlestown Pike

Westminster, MD.  21158

Located on Rt. 97, 7 miles north of Westminster, Md.


Grounds open 9:00 a.m. to dusk both days

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