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Candlelight Tours at Fort Washita
November 8 @ 7:00 pm - November 9 @ 9:30 pmFree
Experience some of the stories of the Chickasaw people as they encountered hardships and tragedy while uprooting their lives from their ancestral homes and settling in a new land in Indian Territory during “Candlelight Tours at Fort Washita.”
These unique history experiences detailing Chickasaw Removal are available Nov. 8-9 at historic Fort Washita, located within the Chickasaw Nation thirteen miles east of Madill, or sixteen miles west of Durant on State Highway 199. Tours start at 7 p.m. both days, with each night’s final tour beginning at 9:30 p.m. Tours are open to the public at no cost. For more information, visit Chickasaw.net/FortWashita or call (580) 924-6502.