Civil War Living History Day
Living History Day with Company A of the 54th Pennsylvania Infantry Civil War reenacting unit.
Learn about soldier and civilian life in around 1860 in western Pennsylvania on the scenic grounds of the Somerset Historical Center.
Schedule of Events
*Due to the weather forecast, we will not be able to do the firing demonstrations. Activities will be held primarily indoors in the Visitor Center.
Company A was created in 1992 when a group of American Civil War enthusiasts started the unit to portray soldiers and civilians from their hometown of Johnstown, PA. Since then, the organization has expanded well beyond the borders of Cambria County. The now consist of members from all over the Mid-Atlantic region. They participate in numerous reenactments, living histories, and school programs in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia.