Civil War Trust

  • The Civil War Trust presents

    Civil War In4

    Watch the latest videos in our series of short educational presentations on a variety of Civil War topics — in four minutes or less.

  • Save Brandy Station

    The "Bookends" at Fleetwood Hill

    Thanks to you, much of Fleetwood Hill has been saved. Now, we have the opportunity to build upon our past success and preserve an additional 33 acres.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Save Franklin

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

  • 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.

Land Saved Map

Land Saved Map

See all the battlefield sites where the Civil War Trust has saved more than 40,000 acres of hallowed ground.

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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.
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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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