Save Two Battlefields
Join us in this incredible opportunity to save 86 acres at two battlefields associated with four battles — Gaines' Mill, Cold Harbor, First Kernstown and Second Kernstown.
Hallowed Ground Magazine
Shenandoah Reunion, Revolutionary War Echos
Read features from the Fall 2015 issue of our membership magazine – and easily browse past articles and issues on our Hallowed Ground page.
Rally With Us to Save Antietam
We've just placed the winning bid at a public auction for an important piece of land at Antietam. We need your help to gather enough supporters to raise the funds by Nov. 3rd!
Heritage Tourism Initiative
An alliance has formed in support of creating a state park at the Brandy Station and Cedar Mountain battlefields, in Virginia's picturesque Piedmont region.
From the Front Lines
- Deputy Sec. of the Interior Michael Connor and Civil War Trust Celebrate Preservation Successes at Antietam »
- Civil War Trust to acquire land at Fleetwood Hill (Fredericksburg.com) »
- Pass On Your Love of History With Civil War Trust's 'Generations' Program »
- Support Awarding Ed Bearss a Congressional Gold Medal »
- The Declaration of Causes of Seceding States (primary source documents) »
- Campaign 1776 News Release: National Preservation Groups Announce Campaign to Protect and Study Parker’s Revenge Battleground »
- Virginia considers creating state park at Brandy Station, Cedar Mountain battlefields »
- Civil War Trust Announces Conclusion of Successful $52.5 Million Capital Campaign »
- Civil War Trust Earns Sixth Consecutive 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator »
- Congressman Hal Rogers and Civil War Trust Announce Preservation Victories at Mill Springs »
- Civil War Trust Joins Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to Celebrate Preservation Achievements at Appomattox »
- Governor Terry McAuliffe Joins Anheuser-Busch and Civil War Trust to Announce Battlefield Donation at Williamsburg »
- Governor Pat McCrory Joins Civil War Trust to Celebrate Preservation Achievements at Bentonville »
- Congress Enacts Landmark Legislation to Preserve America's Endangered Battlefields »
- The fight to reclaim America's battlefields (CBS Sunday Morning) »
- Historians and Preservation Groups Announce Landmark National Campaign to Save Revolutionary War Battlefields »
- Civil War Trust to preserve battlefields from Revolutionary War and War of 1812 (Washington Post) »
- Civil War Trust 'Field Trip Fund' Sponsors Student Trips to Battlefields »
- Be on the Front Lines in Saving History: Become a Member »
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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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