Civil War Trust

  • Save the Maryland Campaign

    Join us to help save 84 acres at the Antietam, South Mountain, and Shepherdstown battlefield — including a vital 9-acre tract adjacent to the famous Dunker Church at Antietam.

  • Hallowed Ground Magazine

    100 Years of the National Park Service

    Celebrate this year's NPS Centennial anniversary with selected online articles from the Civil War Trust's membership magazine.

  • Join us in Gettysburg

    Join us with your youngster to Attack and Defend Little Round Top at our next FREE Generations event on September 3 in Gettysburg, Pa.

  • Save 503 Acres

    Help save hallowed ground at four major Western Theater battlefields — Shiloh, Stones River, Rocky Face Ridge and Bentonville — where nearly 54,000 men became casualties.

  • Test Your Knowledge

    Do you consider yourself a Civil War buff? Test the depth of your knowledge with our ever-growing collection of quizzes!

Revolutionary War

Campaign 1776 Southern

Many historians believe that the Revolutionary War was won in the South. Help save 1,037 acres of this crucial, often overlooked chapter in American history.

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Enter the Photo Contest

Photo contest 2017

Share a photo of your family on a battlefield in the first of the Civil War Trust's new series of online photo contests—then return to vote on your favorites.

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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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