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Follow the North Star at Conner Prairie

April 13-14, 20-21 and 27-28
Follow the North Star
Presented by Fifth Third Bank
In this nationally acclaimed, award-winning program, you will experience what it was like to seek freedom on the Underground Railroad at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park. You’ll be changed forever as you encounter the fears and challenges faced by Indiana residents on their tumultuous path to independence in this dramatic and powerful reenactment. Program lasts 90 minutes with groups leaving every 15 minutes from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. $20/person, $17/member. Recommended for ages 12 and older. Reservations required.

For more information, call (317) 776-6006 or (800) 966-1836 or visit www.connerprairie.org.

This post was submitted by Sarah Frey.

Follow the North Star presented by Fifth Third Bank

November 3-5, 10-12, 17-19

In this award-winning immersive history program, you and your family and friends play the parts of runaway slaves on the Underground Railroad. Will you find freedom? Will anyone help you? You’ll be changed forever as you explore the fears and challenges faced by fugitive slaves making their way through 1836 Indiana in this dramatic and powerful immersive history experience.

Program lasts 90 minutes and begins from 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. $20/person ($17/member).

Reservations required.

Call 317.776.6006 or visit connerprairie.org for more information.

This post was submitted by Kellsey James.