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Civil War in Virginia

Get hands-on with history in Virginia as you hear stories, read accounts, and see reenactments of life during the Civil War. Glimpse 1861-1865 through the eyes of women, African-Americans, soldiers, spies, and children during the 150th Commemoration of the Civil War and Emancipation.

Virginia History Experiences

January 19th, 2017
  Between the upcoming week of Inauguration events and the Women’s March on Washington happening in D.C. this Saturday, ...
January 13th, 2017
Virginia’s historic homes offer modern meeting amenities in beautiful settings. From 17th century estates to 19th century ...
January 11th, 2017
Discover the beauty of Virginia’s National Parks for free this year when you visit during any of the following fee-free ...
October 22nd, 2016
  Did you know that more Civil War battles took place in Virginia than any other state? Many of these battlefields have ...
October 18th, 2016
With significant historic destinations like Colonial Williamsburg, Monticello, Jamestown, and Mount Vernon, Virginia draws ...
October 14th, 2016
For wine enthusiasts and U.S. history buffs, the Commonwealth of Virginia — rich with Colonial, Revolutionary, Civil War and ...
August 11th, 2016
  There’s nothing quite like a father and son road trip, especially if the cameras are rolling and the two of them are ...
July 13th, 2016
  Virginia is full of sites that relate to the founding of our country, the Civil War, and many other historic moments, ...
June 30th, 2016
  You probably already have an annual tradition when it comes to watching fireworks on the 4th of July. The night ends ...
May 11th, 2016
  May is National Pet Month and what better way to celebrate with your four-legged friend than getting out and ...

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