Appomattox

McLean House, Appomattox
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:30pm
Museum of the Confederacy - Appomattox

In the summer of 1932, though the War Department was moving forward with plans to erect a Peace Monument at Appomattox Court House, the monument was never built. Discover the fierce battle that erupted on the ground where peace had been secured nearly seventy years earlier. Led by Caroline Janney, Purdue University.

Light refreshments served at 6:30, talk begins at 7:00, and Q&A with speaker to follow. 

Dulcimer Ladies
Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 3:00pm
The Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox

Join The Dynamic Dulcimer and The Dulcimer Trio for a joint concert and sing-a-long of traditional Celtic music. Featured vocalists include Dallas Tinsley, Karen Gibson, and 9-year-old Autumn Hatcher.

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register.