Family-friendly programs explore the roles of education and voting during and after the American Civil War. Activities will include speakers, a keynote address, performances, displays and hands-on activities. Get more information at acwm.org/cwed.
As part of the annual commemoration of the Battles of Appomattox and Gen. Lee’s surrender to Gen. Grant, explore stories of the Civil War and Emancipation at the Museum of the Confederacy—Appomattox. Join costumed living history interpreters of the Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society to explore the equipment, comfort supplies, and services provided to soldiers and hospitals by aid societies during the Civil War.