Calendar of Events

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 8:30pm
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Grab your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy an outdoor movie on the lawn of the Museum. Come earlier for activities beginning at 6pm, including historical kids’ games and tasty snacks from local food vendors.

Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society (PALAS)
Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 10:00am
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Join the costumed living history interpreters to explore the equipment, comfort supplies, and services provided to soldiers and hospitals by aid societies during the Civil War.

 

Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society (PALAS)
Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 10:00am
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Join the costumed living history interpreters to explore the equipment, comfort supplies, and services provided to soldiers and hospitals by aid societies during the Civil War.

 

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
White House and Museum of the Confederacy

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Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Grab your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy an outdoor movie on the lawn of the Museum. Come earlier for activities beginning at 6pm, including historical kids’ games and tasty snacks from local food vendors.

History Happy Hour
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
Off Site at Macado's, 200 E 3rd St, Farmville, VA 23901

The campaigns and battles of the Civil War caused chaos in all aspects of the southern homefront. The burden of feeding the Confederate armies fell to those left at home, which intensified the threat of starvation for southern civilians.

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Grab your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy an outdoor movie on the lawn of the Museum. Come earlier for activities beginning at 5:30 pm, including historical kids’ games and tasty snacks from local food vendors.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
Historic Tredegar

Not everyone in the United States or Confederacy agreed with the War, and many people chose to actively oppose it.

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:30pm
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

The passage of the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments forever changed American society.

Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society (PALAS)
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00am
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Join the costumed living history interpreters to explore the equipment, comfort supplies, and services provided to soldiers and hospitals by aid societies during the Civil War.

 

Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society (PALAS)
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:00am
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Join the costumed living history interpreters to explore the equipment, comfort supplies, and services provided to soldiers and hospitals by aid societies during the Civil War.

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:30pm
The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

Grab your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy an outdoor movie on the lawn of the Museum. Come earlier for activities beginning at 5:30 pm, including historical kids’ games and tasty snacks from local food vendors.

Death of an Assassin book talk.
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
White House and Museum of the Confederacy

What do forensic ballistics, Robert E. Lee, and a German assassin have in common? Join us as author Ann Marie Ackerman delves into the fascinating true story of an 1835 murder not solved until 1872.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
Historic Tredegar

Throughout the country’s history, the United States government has had a complicated (and often violent) relationship with tribal nations.

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