Navy Birthday Wargaming Event: Age of Sail
Building 42, 2531 Sheridan Road
Great Lakes, IL 60088
Join the National Museum of the American Sailor and the Historical Miniature Gaming Society-Midwest on Saturday, October 13th from 9AM to 12PM as we celebrate the 243rd birthday of the United States Navy. For this event, we are reaching back into U.S. Naval history as we re-create historic naval battles from the Age of Sail. Captain the USS Bonhomme Richard as it takes on the HMS Serapis, relive the Battle of Put-In-Bay, or command the USS Constitution in a battle against the HMS Guerriere. There is no charge for this event and all guests are encouraged to participate in battle on the high seas.