War Comes to Zion: Pleasant Hill & the American Civil War
November 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27 | 6-7:00 pm
The Shakers were committed pacifists but were unable to fully avoid the nation’s deadliest war. Soldiers camped in the village, marched on its roads on their way to the Perryville Battlefield and traded control of its vital ferry on the Kentucky River.
Take a stroll through the Village and learn about how the Civil War impacted Pleasant Hill in the 1860s – and for years to come!
Annual Passholder: $5
Non-Annual Passholder: $10