Civil War

National Battlefield Parks

Civil War National Battlefield Parks

From Manassas to Appomattox

The beginning, the end, and a few battles in between. These are Virginia's six hallowed battlefields of the Civil War. Read more...

Occoquan Craft Show

It's Festival Season

Virginia's festivals are perfect for families with funnel cakes, great music, wonderful arts and crafts, and so much more. Come, have fun! Read more...

Search Events
City
Click here for more search options.
Close x

Narrow Search By:

Region
Locality
City
View a Map of Virginia's Regions

Categories

Other Options

x

Virginia's Regions

Shenandoah Valley Central Hampton Roads Chesapeake Bay Southern Blue Ridge Highlands Heart of Appalachia Northern Virginia Eastern Shore
Virginia
Click an area to select a region of Virginia
Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map Virginia Map
  • list view iconList View
  • grid view iconGrid View
  • map view iconMap View
  • map view iconBy Alpha
Record 1-18 of 27
%  0-9  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z    See All
Search Narrowed by: Central Virginia & Civil War
Show more info

Nineteenth Century Women's Fashion

Venue: Museum of the ... Location: Appomattox

In this presentation, Susan Polich will focus on what the average women wore during the Civil War time period. You will see examples of work ... More Info

Show more info
Bracketts Farm

150th Anniv. Battle of Trevilian Station ...

Venue: Brackett's Farm Location: Louisa
Bracketts Farm

History comes to life in the rolling hills of the beautiful Louisa County countryside. This historic reenactment commemorates the 150th ... More Info

Show more info

Mini Civil War Custom Tour: Ream's Station & ...

Venue: Pamplin Historical ... Date: 08/23/2014 Location: Petersburg

Meet a guide at the National Museum of the Civil War soldier and caravan to these locations to discuss battle details with expert historians. This ... More Info

Show more info

Lynchburg’s Prisoner of War Camp

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 08/28/2014 Location: 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 ... More Info

Show more info

Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival

Venue: Main Street Madison Date: 08/30/2014 and 09/05/2015 Location: Madison

Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival - Step back in time at the Annual Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival.

There will be ... More Info

Show more info

Grandparents Day at the Museum

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 09/07/2014 Location: Appomattox

Grandparents, bring your grandchildren! Grandchildren, bring your grandparents! Celebrate Grandparents Day at the Museum of the ... More Info

Show more info

“Sherman’s Atlanta Campaign and the March to the ...

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 09/10/2014 Location: Appomattox

Every second Wednesday of the month, the Museum of the Confederacy and the Appomattox Court House National Historical Park are partnering to bring ... More Info

Show more info

Bloody Autumn: The Shenandoah Valley Campaign of ...

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 09/13/2014 Location: Richmond

Historians Daniel Davis and Phillip Greenwalt, longtime students of the Civil War, have spent countless hours researching the Valley battles of ... More Info

Show more info

"The Battle of New Market Heights" Brown Bag ...

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 09/19/2014 Location: Richmond

Throughout the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War, the Museum of the Confederacy-Richmond will be hosting a monthly series of talks devoted to a ... More Info

Show more info

Plantation Foodways

Venue: Pamplin Historical ... Date: 09/20/2014 Location: Petersburg

Experience life on a Civil War era plantation as costumed interpreters help guests discover how civilians grew and prepared food. This event ... More Info

Show more info

2014 Bottimore Lecture “When Mettle Meets Metal: ...

Venue: University of ... Date: 09/25/2014 Location: Richmond

Dr. Stephen Berry, Associate Professor and Gregory Chair in the Civil War Era and Co-Director, Center for Virtual History, is the author or editor ... More Info

Show more info

Women of War

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 09/25/2014 Location: Appomattox

In their variety, the memoirs, poetry, and fiction show the transitory nature of the literature of southern women who lived through a violent and ... More Info

Show more info

Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the 1864 ...

Venue: Richmond National ... Date: 09/26/2014 - 09/30/2014 Location: Richmond

Richmond National Battlefield Park and its partners will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War battles of Fort Harrison and New ... More Info

Show more info

Battle of New Market Heights & Campaign Before ...

Venue: Runnymede Date: 09/26/2014 and additional dates Location: Henrico

Seize the opportunity to visit Henrico County as it commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Battle of New Market Heights and the Campaign Before ... More Info

Show more info

Civil War Mini Custom Tour: Peebles Farm

Venue: Pamplin Historical ... Date: 09/27/2014 Location: Petersburg

Meet a guide at the National Museum of the Civil War soldier and caravan to Peebles Farm to discuss battle details with an expert historian! This ... More Info

Show more info

18th North Carolina Encampment

Venue: Pamplin Historical ... Date: 10/04/2014 - 10/05/2014 Location: Petersburg

Experience the Civil War in a whole new way!  Watch arms demonstrations and talk to reenactors of the 18th North Carolina Regiment as they ... More Info

Show more info

“Danville in the Civil War” Civil War Conversation

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 10/08/2014 Location: Appomattox

Every second Wednesday of the month, the Museum of the Confederacy and the Appomattox Court House National Historical Park are partnering to bring ... More Info

Show more info
Education is our goal.

Beaverdam Heritage Days Festival

Venue: John Lewis Thompson ... Date: 10/11/2014 Location: Beaverdam
Education is our goal.

Beaverdam is a bit off the beaten path in Western Hanover County, VA. This pastoral setting provides a beautiful and intriguing drive anytime of ... More Info

  • Virginia Shop

     

    Old School Virginia

     

    Get the 2014 Travel guide

    2014 Virginia Travel Guide - Small Town cover

    Order your Free Virginia Travel Guide.

    Order now button 

  • Travel Updates

    What's going on around Virginia? Subscribe to the Virginia eNews.

    Subscribe