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History After Hours at the Railroaders Memorial Museum
November 4, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT| $25.00
Explore the museum and learn how Civil War railroads helped wounded soldiers
Join the Railroaders Memorial Museum and Railroad City Brewing Company on Thursday, November 4 for their History After Hours program. This unique event offers extended evening hours starting at 5:30PM. At 6PM, a historian will lead visitors on a guided tour of the Museum, giving attendees full access to exhibits. At 7:30PM, Jake Wynn, a historian and volunteer with the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, will conduct a presentation about how the nation’s railroads were utilized for medical use. Beverages (included with admission) will be served by Railroad City Brewing Company throughout the night.
Location: Railroaders Memorial Museum, 1200 9th Avenue, Altoona, PA 16602
Jake Wynn is the Marketing and Communications Manager for VisitFrederick and a volunteer at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. He also writes independently at the Wynning History blog.