Musketeers Encampment

Ongoing interactive educational displays of Musketeers arms and armor, duties and responsibilities.

What is a Musketeer?

Musketeer refers to any soldier that carries a musket.  Often the image brought to mind is that of the French Musketeer.  Created by King Louis XIII of France, the served as Household Guard, Secret Service, and the Special Forces for the King.  These men were unmatched by any ordinary soldier.