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General WHL Wallace Memorial Civil War Event

Events are at the Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum. See displays about Wallace and Dickey history, with a Civil War flag showcase included. Bus tours every 30 minutes will provide a rare opportunity to visit the Wallace-Dickey Cemetery, which is normally off limits on private property. Tour the museum to view the Ottawa History wing; displays include our glass industries, I&M Canal history, Radium Girls, Veterans displays, and more. Also open is the Scouting Heritage wing showing the complete history of world Scouting, with Baden-Powell and Boyce histories, uniforms, handbooks, hundreds of patches, and more.

No advanced tickets sales.  Tickets must be purchased at the door. $15/person, $25/family.


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