Graceland Museum

Walk Back
in Time

Walk Back in Time

September 26-28, 2014

2013 Full Schedule & Information Open PDF document (800 KB)
2013 Preliminary Information
New this year: VIKINGS IN AMERICA!
Historical Camps in a Unique Timeline:

Vikings in America, 1750s French & Indian, 1770s Colonial, 1830a Mountainmen, 1860 Pony Express, 1860s Civil War, Native American, 1880s Wild West, 1918 World War I, 1920s Exhibits, 1940s World War II, USMC Vietnam, 2013 Military Exhibits
Calling for WWI Reenactors!!

  • School Vistation during the day - Reservations required by schools to participate
  • 4:00-7:00 PM: ACHS Fish & Chicken Fry, camps open to the public
  • Special Presentation: America's Music (evening)
Saturday and/or Sunday:
  • World War I, World War II, and Wild West Reenactments
  • Clint Winn as Jim Bowie
  • Ruben Bolton as Francis Scott Key
  • John Anderson as Tom Bass
  • Browse for leatherwork, pelts, beadwork, flint tools, blacksmithing, and scrimshaw
  • 5:00 PM: Camps close to prepare for tours
  • 6:30-9:30 PM: Candlelight Tours (tickets required)
Sunday Afternoon:
  • Vintage 1860s Baseball
  • Special Historical Presentation: "Facts and Myths of the Vietnam War" (in the amphitheater)
  • Missouri Military Academy Corps of Cadets will honor America's veterans with a full battalion review

Reeenactors: please register!! Even long-time particpants, please contact us to confirm as soon as you are certain of your attendance. Space is limited, email cherokeenorth (at)

Historical traders only.

Earliest setup is Thursday, September 26 - no portapotties available before Thursday!

No modern camping on grounds.

2nd Annual Photography Contest MO Life Logo

Grand Prize: The winning photograph will be featured in the 2014 August Missouri Life Magazine. Ribbons for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be presented in each category.

All 1st place photographs will be featured in the 2014 Walk Back In Time Informational Tabloid.

Grand Prize Winner and 1st Place Winners will be asked to provide a digital copy of their piece following the announcement of award winners.

Deadline for entering is November 1st, 2013.

Entry Fee is $10.00 per photograph. Proceeds from this event will benefit future Walk Back In Time Festivals.

Entries can be dropped off at:
Audrain County Historical Museum: 501 South Muldrow St. Mexico
Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce: 100 West Jackson St. Mexico
Or Mailed to:
Audrain County Historical Museum: P.O. Box 398, Mexico, MO 65265

All entries must be from the 2013 Walk Back In Time and taken on the grounds of the Audrain County Historical Museum Complex.

All entries will be featured at the 2014 Walk Back In Time September 27th- 29th.

Photographs become the property of the Audrain County Historical Museum and may be used for future promotion of the Walk Back In Time.

Entries should be mounted or matted. Please do not submit framed entries.

Photographs must be 8x10s.

Print Entry Form