Recreation of the siege of Almeida
What is it?
It is a historical and cultural event whose aim is the recreation of some importants events that happened during the Peninsular War, specially when the French army commanded by Massena was crossing this area.
The recreationists that participate have different nationalities and use real 19th century clothing and weapons.
During the recreation of the siege activities such as a historical camp, the execution of different marches and manoeuvres, the handlinf of replicas of different firearms, explosives and gunpowder… and there will also be a 19th century market.
Moreover, there will be didactic craftworks, exhibitions… accompanied by live music.