Discover why the fighting at Monocacy became known as the "Battle that Saved Washington" as Ryan Quint uncovers the story of how outnumbered U.S. soldiers under the command of Maj. Gen. Lew Wallace faced off against Lt. Gen. Jubal Early’s Confederates as they threatened the capital.
Throughout the year, the museum hosts authors who discuss their latest works. Learn more about the American Civil War and its legacies while engaging with authors in Q&A.
Time: Generally at 12:00 or 1:00 pm.
Date: Generally on Friday or Saturday afternoons.
Cost: Generally, book talks are included with Museum admission.