Stanford's Battery

Civil War living history encampment

Stanford's Battery reenactor schooling kids

Civil War Living History

Stanford's Battery of Illinois is an educational non-profit organization that is dedicated to preserving Civil War history through School Presentations, Living History Displays, Large Scale Public Reenactments and Interactive Camp Activities. The Stanford Battery featured re-enactors from Illinois and Indiana who educated the public on how the average soldier lived during one of the most prolific eras in US History. Every event and battle helped mold our country into what it is today. A premier living history that includes a Civil War camp, cannons, displays, and more were featured in this action-packed event.