August 2nd and 3rd – WWI & WWII Experience
Times: Saturday 10:00 am - 4:30 pm and Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Come experience WWI and WWII. Learn about the similarities and differences: causes, weapons, and the lasting legacies of both wars.
Re-enactors portraying soldiers of Company E, 2nd Wisconsin Infantry will guide you as you inspect the equipment, weapons, uniforms, and gear typical of a soldier from 1914-1918. Watch and participate in the training activities of WWI soldiers, including skirmish drills, trench clearing exercises, boyonet training, and field drills.
See the stateside encampment, weapons, gear and learn about the lives of soldiers from 1939-1945. Re-enators portraying soldiers from Company C, first organized in Milwaukee in 1921, will show visitors what it was like to train as a soldier during WWII.
Gnome Games will be here to allow our guests to play and learn from MEDIC! - WWI Trench warfare was an ugly affair and in MEDIC! German stretcher teams race to clear wounded from the trenches and send them to the rear. Specific times apply for this activity.
Regular admission rates apply.
Discover History Camps now going on through August 21. For more information, click here.
For Daycare field trip information, please click here.
Weddings/Private Events at Heritage Hill
Imagine saying "I do" with the company of your closest friends and family in the beautiful setting of Heritage Hill State Historical Park. Or have a shower, birthday party, anniversary party or more at the best kept secret in Green Bay. Click here for more information.
Heritage Hill Garden Tour Workshop
Friday, August 15, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Conducted by Dan Katers, Farmer/Gardener, Heritage Hill
Take a tour of the gardens at Heritage Hill. Learn about the different techniques and varieties of gardening throughout the park. Bring home some tasty samples freshly picked from our gardens. For more information click here.
Music on the Green - Concert featuring Bent Grass
Monday, August 11, 2014 ~ Gates open at 5:00 pm, concert begins at 6:00 pm
Free Concert on the Green featuring "Bent Grass". The four members of "Bent Grass" blend harmonies as the play banjo, guitar, stand up bass, mandolin and Dobro. They have preformed at the Weidner Center, Cup of Joy Coffee House and other locales around Wisconsin. This entertaining band interacts with their audiences making for and engaging evening of fun!
Feel Free to bring a lawn chair and a picnic supper to make the evening enjoyable. Transportation and concessions are available.
Sponsored by Dave Meade - in Memory of Charlotte Meade and McCormick Memorial Home