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.
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"
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.
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From the Front Lines
- Congress Enacts Landmark Legislation to Preserve America's Endangered Battlefields »
- Civil War Trust Encourages Travellers to Celebrate History This Holiday Season »
- Winners of National Civil War Trust Photography Contest Announced »
- The fight to reclaim America's battlefields (CBS Sunday Morning) »
- Civil War Trust Lauds Beginning of Restoration Effort at Epicenter of Franklin Battlefield »
- Historians and Preservation Groups Announce Landmark National Campaign to Save Revolutionary War Battlefields »
- Groups seek to save hallowed ground in Princeton (Philadelphia Inquirer) »
- Civil War Trust to preserve battlefields from Revolutionary War and War of 1812 (Washington Post) »
- Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Accepts Transfer of 127 Acres of Hallowed Ground From Civil War Trust »
- Cedar Creek Battlefield Partners Celebrate Preservation Victories as Anniversary Commemoration Begins »
- Civil War Trust's Restoration of Fleetwood Hill at Brandy Station Underway »
- House of Representatives Allocates $8.9 Million for Battlefield Preservation in Interior Appropriations Bill »
- Brandy Station battle site is being restored (Fredericksburg.com) »
- Deal will save Civil War land (Fredericksburg.com) »
- Hallowed Ground Magazine Wins Sixth Consecutive APEX Grand Award for Publication Excellence »
- Civil War Trust Launches National Campaign to Preserve Robert E. Lee's Headquarters at Gettysburg »
- Overland Campaign: Follow armies along their 75-mile path through photos and sketches »
- Civil War Trust Announces National Campaign to Save Jericho Mill Battlefield At North Anna »
- Civil War Trust 'Field Trip Fund' Sponsors Student Trips to Battlefields »
- Civil War Trust's New War Department™ Video Series Puts Viewers at the Epicenter of Historical Events »
- Overland Campaign Anniversary Begins with Expansion of Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park »
- Civil War Trust 'Teachers Regiment' Connects Educators Passionate About History, Preservation »
- Civil War Trust Earns Fifth Consecutive 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator »
- Video: The Gettysburg Address »
- Be on the Front Lines in Saving History: Become a Member »
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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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