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Explore how the War of 1812 - The Second War of Independence – impacted the soldiers and residents of Fort Osage. Military and civilian reenactors bring this unsettling period to life as word of the declaration of war reached Fort Osage.
Uncertain of imminent British attack, men were conscripted to form a militia to bolster the Fort's defenses, while the soldiers stationed at the Fort prepared for battle.
Complete with musket and cannon demonstrations, this important, but largely forgotten, saga is brought vividly to life at Fort Osage.
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