Civil War Trust

  • Save Franklin

    Help save three crucial acres at the heart of the battlefield — and connect it to already-saved land.

  • 2015 Calendar

    Get your stunning calendar—featuring a Civil War fact for each day of the year and beautiful photos from our annual photo contest—for just $12.95.

  • Franklin & Nashville

    Read features from the Winter 2014 issue of our membership magazine – and easily browse past articles and issues on our Hallowed Ground page.

  • Help Send Students to Battlefields

    Looking to make a tax-deductible year-end gift? Our Field Trip Fund gives students the opportunity to experience history on actual ground where the battles were fought.

  • Civil War Gifts

    Give the Gift of History

    Give "an acre" of battlefield land, gift memberships, books, apparel, the 2015 Civil War Trust Calendar, and more...

  • Save Chancellorsville

    with an impressive $9.29-to-$1 match

    Help us save 479 acres at Jackson's Flank attack — nearly doubling the amount of land saved at this part of the battlefield.

  • Annual Conference

    "The Road to Appomattox"

    Join us next year in Richmond for four days of camaraderie and Civil War touring at some of America's great Civil War battlefields in Virginia — June 3–June 7, 2015.

"Give an Acre"

Give an Acre where it's needed most

Looking for a lasting gift for a person in your life? "Give an Acre" to preserve endangered Civil War battlefield — and give the gift of History.

"Give an Acre" of battlefield land »



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From the Front Lines


Honor Our Soldiers


CFC Campaign

Civil War Timeline

Learn more about our Civil War
history via our interactive timeline. Follow the great events of the American Civil War.
View the Timeline »

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,
and more. More »

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