August 16, 2014 - 10:00am
Richmond

It’s time to go back to school! The School of the Soldier that is! Join the American Civil War Museum on Saturday, August 16 for our School of the Soldier Family Fun Day.  Meet a Civil War soldier, enlist in the army, learn how to drill and load a rifle, try on uniforms, make crafts, and take home recipes for your very own hardtack! The fun and activities last from 10:00am - 4:00pm at 1201 East Clay Street in Richmond. 

August 16, 2014 - 10:30am
Richmond

Please reserve your spot online or contact Kelly Hancock at (855) 649-1861 x 121 & khancock@moc.org for more information.  Cost: $5 for members, $15 for non-members (includes Museum admission). This walking tour covers approximately 2.16 miles and begins at the Museum of the Confederacy.

August 19, 2014 - 11:15am
White House

What did Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis have in common?  For one thing, they both spent time in the White House of the Confederacy, but there is much more to the story.  This themed tour will examine Lincoln and Davis as politicians, leaders, husbands and fathers.  Come walk where they walked and explore the lives of these rival presidents at the center of one of the most pivotal events in our nation’s history.  Cost: $10.00 for adults.

August 21, 2014 - 11:15am
White House

What did Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis have in common?  For one thing, they both spent time in the White House of the Confederacy, but there is much more to the story.  This themed tour will examine Lincoln and Davis as politicians, leaders, husbands and fathers.  Come walk where they walked and explore the lives of these rival presidents at the center of one of the most pivotal events in our nation’s history.  Cost: $10.00 for adults.

August 22, 2014 - 12:00pm
Richmond

Author David Moore will lecture on the subject of his recent book, the first biography of Rosecrans in over fifty years.  The talk will cover Rosecrans’ military career and shed light on a man who promoted many advances in medical care, transportation and cartography; a man interested in engineering as well as theology. Cost: Included with Museum admission.

August 26, 2014 - 11:15am
White House

What did Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis have in common?  For one thing, they both spent time in the White House of the Confederacy, but there is much more to the story.  This themed tour will examine Lincoln and Davis as politicians, leaders, husbands and fathers.  Come walk where they walked and explore the lives of these rival presidents at the center of one of the most pivotal events in our nation’s history.  Cost: $10.00 for adults.

August 28, 2014 - 11:15am
White House

What did Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis have in common?  For one thing, they both spent time in the White House of the Confederacy, but there is much more to the story.  This themed tour will examine Lincoln and Davis as politicians, leaders, husbands and fathers.  Come walk where they walked and explore the lives of these rival presidents at the center of one of the most pivotal events in our nation’s history.  Cost: $10.00 for adults.

August 28, 2014 - 6:30pm
Appomattox

According to Dr. Clifton Potter, Professor of History at Lynchburg College, Lynchburg's POW camp may have been one of the most humane camps in the Civil War. Why did being in Lynchburg, VA, make this possible? Join us at 6:30 pm for refreshments and 7:00 pm for this enlightening talk. Cost: Free for Members, $5.00 for Non-Members.

September 7, 2014 - 10:00am
Appomattox

Grandparents, bring your grandchildren! Grandchildren, bring your grandparents! Celebrate Grandparents Day at the Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox. Ticket prices that day will be ½ off regular full admission for both Grandparents and their grandchildren. If the Grandparents are members, the grandchildren will be allowed in as members. There will be a gift for every grandchild who brings at least one grandparent to the museum that day.  There will also be special activities for grandparents and grandchildren to work on together.

September 10, 2014 - 12:15pm
Appomattox

Every second Wednesday of the month, the Museum of the Confederacy and the Appomattox Court House National Historical Park are partnering to bring the Civil War Sesquicentennial to Appomattox. Each month, a knowledgable speaker will lead a discussion on a topic or event's 150th anniversary. The talks take place at the Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox

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