• Save Brandy Station

    Help preserve two crucial pieces of hallowed ground, adding 244 acres to the more than 2,000 acres we have already saved at Brandy Station.

  • Generations

    Bring the past alive and families together through new special events and tools to share history!

  • Save Two Tennessee Battlefields

    We now have an opportunity to save 63 acres at two Tennessee battlefields: Fort Donelson and Parker's Cross Roads.

  • Civil War Navies

    Ironclads, submarines, blockade runners, and high seas cruisers. Learn more about how the war on the waters impacted the Civil War — and watch our Naval Tech In4 video!

  • Experience the Entire Civil War

    Animated Map

    From the first shot to final surrender, watch our popular animated map that covers the entire conflict in less than 30 minutes.

Save Princeton

Save Princeton

Join the charge to save a critical portion of the Princeton battlefield — site of George Washington’s charge that turned the tide of the Revolution.

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Park Day: April 1, 2017

Park day

Volunteers are needed at Civil War sites across the nation to take on maintenance projects large and small — Join us and fellow history enthusiasts!

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Campaign 1776

Rev War & War of 1812

Help save the battlefields where America was forged with Campaign 1776, a project of the Civil War Trust.
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Hallowed Ground Magazine Online

Each issue of our award-winning magazine is packed with Civil War history from the finest authors and information on Civil War Trust activities. View the Magazine »

Visit a Civil War Site Near You

Treat your family to an educational adventure by touring Civil War battlefields. Visit Civil War Discovery Trail for trip planning, tour maps,
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