American Civil War 1861 – 1865

There is more to the Civil War

Exploring the unparalleled significance the American Civil War holds to complexities we face today.

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Our Locations

Three sites, one mission.

The American Civil War Museum at Historic Tredegar
White House of the Confederacy
The American Civil War Museum at Appomattox

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Join us for engaging events that connect history to current culture. Ranging from intimate discussions with authors and historians to symposiums, we have events for everyone. Now offering web programming!

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October 23, 2023

Tredegar Holiday Series

The Tredegar Holiday Series (November 30 – December 17th) is a range of festive events aimed at bringing our community together during the holiday season! We look forward to seeing you at these special events! ❄️

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