Civil War reenactors in uniform.

Experience the fascinating stories of the American Civil War through our engaging events and programs. Join stimulating conversations with esteemed authors and historians, participate in virtual programs, witness reenactments, and partake in fun-filled activities suitable for the whole family.

From battlefield to home front, history to legacies, learn about the complexities of the Civil War through our exhibits.

We maintain one of the largest collections of Civil War-Era artifacts. Learn how you can use it to complement your research project.

We offer a menu of programs available for organizations to book or schedule. Explore the topic categories below, or for a special request, contact us.

Our YouTube Channel features engaging videos from our previous programs, lectures from guest speakers, our educational videos, & so much more! Don’t forget to like, comment, and subscribe!

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The ACWM hosted its first gala, "From Groundbreaking to Breathtaking," on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Historic Tredegar.

We are more than a collection of artifacts, we are educators and storytellers. Join today and be a part of history’s future.