Colonial Williamsburg's Fire A Flintlock Musket Program

posted on December 18, 2018
Of the numerous exciting experiences Colonial Williamsburg has to offer, one of the primary draws, particularly for firearm enthusiasts, is the chance to see period-correct muskets, pistols and cannons fired in a historic setting. Many, however, are not content with simply watching this. With Colonial Williamsburg's "Fire a Flintlock Musket" program, participants are given the chance to learn more about the operation of and actually fire a flintlock musket at Williamsburg's outdoor range. For those looking for an even more hands-on approach to history, this might be the ultimate experience. For more information and current pricing, check out the program's website or this informative video

Additional Reading:
Making the American Rifle at Colonial Williamsburg   
The Guns of the Colonial Williamsburg Collection
Video--Preserving the Skills: Gunsmithing at Colonial Williamsburg


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