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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

July 7th, 2017
The nickname “The Bluegrass State” may already be taken, but no thorough exploration of the genre’s sights and sounds would ...
July 6th, 2017
This article is the third in a series commemorating the American Evolution – Virginia to America 1619-2019 . See article one ...
June 29th, 2017
This article is the second in a series commemorating the American Evolution – Virginia to America 1619-2019 . See article ...
June 5th, 2017
Given Virginia’s natural beauty, you’d be forgiven for breaking out in song while standing atop one of its mountains or ...
May 30th, 2017
  Virginia’s rich history can be seen in places like Colonial Williamsburg, Historic Jamestowne, and Thomas Jefferson’s ...
May 19th, 2017
  This article is the first in a series commemorating the American Evolution – Virginia to America 1619-2019 . ...
May 8th, 2017
The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail is a driving trail through Southwest Virginia that takes you through one ...
May 2nd, 2017
There are many distinct features besides the food that transform a restaurant from a mere dining establishment to a ...
April 22nd, 2017
Within every Virginia vacation lies an opportunity to pair outdoor adventures, historic sites, beaches, or mountains with ...
April 18th, 2017
  Virginia is steeped in history, which can still be seen in historic structures that date back hundreds of years. ...

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