Civil War 150 Special Events

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    2011-2015: The Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War and Emancipation

    Mark your calendars to attend these special events commemorating the American Civil War and Emancipation.

Blue Ridge Highlands

Abingdon - Aug. 8 - 10 - Virginia’s Civil War 150 HistoryMobile Coming to Abingdon, VA - History is on the move in Virginia as the Civil War 150 HistoryMobile rolls into Abingdon, VA for a ...

Blacksburg - Mar. 20, 21 - Liz Lerman: Healing Wars - The 150th anniversary of our Civil War offers a potent context for issues that continue to impact ...

Central Virginia

Henrico - Sep. 26, 27, 28 - Battle of New Market Heights & Campaign Before Richmond 1864 Reenactment - Seize the opportunity to visit Henrico County as it commemorates the 150th anniversary of the ...

Richmond - Sep. 26 - 30 - Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the 1864 Battles of Fort Harrison and New Market Heights - Richmond National Battlefield Park and its partners will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the ...

Petersburg - Oct. 17, 18, 19 - The Civil War in 1864 - Seven outstanding scholars discuss pivotal events of 1864 at a weekend symposium.

Northern Virginia

Brandy Station - Jul. 26 - Brandy Station Foundation Battlefield Tour: Beverly Ford & St. James Church - This tour covers the early morning fighting between troops under the command of Union General John ...

Manassas - Aug. 22 - 24 - Old Town Manassas Civil War Weekend - Civil War at the Junction August 22-24, 2014 Step back in time in Old Town Manassas and experience ...

Brandy Station - Sep. 6 - Brandy Station Foundation Battlefield Tour: Buford Knoll & Yew Ridge - This tour presents the fighting that took place later in the afternoon of June 9 between General ...

Shenandoah Valley

Lexington - Sep. 11 - 14 - Thunder in the Valley - Thursday, 9/11 "Battle of Arbor Hill" near Summerdean in Augusta County (Southwest of Staunton) ...

Middletown - Oct. 18 - 19 - Re-Enactment of the Battle of Cedar Creek - A must for civil war and history buffs! Come see the re-enactment of a vital Civil War battle that ...

Last Updated: 1/14/2014 10:27 AM
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