Vintage Baseball Game
Waveland State Historic Site will host a vintage base ball game on Sunday, May 17, between the Losantiville Black Stockings and the Norwood Highlanders. Come enjoy a day of history, food and of course, the good old American pastime – baseball – as it was in the 1860s!
The players will dress in accurately-recreated uniforms, with equipment made only to standards of the period. They will use the rules, customs and terminology of baseball’s earliest days, creating an educational, historic and fun environment that anyone can enjoy.
The game starts at 2 p.m. Tickets for adults are $5, children ages 7-12 are $1 and children 6 and under are free. Tickets include a walking tour of the historic home.
Antebellum house with three original outbuildings - slave quarters, smokehouse and ice house. Guided tours focus on the everyday lives of family and slaves who lived and worked at Waveland.
Admission - Adults: $7.00, Seniors: $6.00, Students of any age: $4.00, Children below six years of age: Free admission.
For group rates, please contact Waveland State Historic Site.
From January 5th - April 1st, tours will be given by appointment only. Tea Tuesdays will continue by reservation beginning January 13, 2015. Please call for reservations.
Monday and Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday through Saturday - 10:00am to 5:00pm, last tour at 4:00pm.
Sunday - 1:00pm to 5:00pm, last tour at 4:00pm.
Open year round.
Closed December 23 through March 31, available by appointment only.