Civil War Trust

  • Annual Conference

    "Twilight in the Western Theatre"

    Join us in Nashville for four days of camaraderie and Civil War touring at some of America's great Civil War battlefields in Tennessee — May 28–June 1.

  • Hallowed Ground Spring 2014

    The Overland Campaign

    Grant and Lee face off in the Overland Campaign of 1864 in the latest issue of our membership magazine.

  • Save Glendale

    Join the Civil War Trust in preserving 57 acres at the heart of the Glendale Battlefield, adding to the adjoining 619 acres we have saved from development at this Seven Days' battle.

  • Civil War in4 Video Series


    Watch our new video describing impact of religion on soldiers, armies, and strategy throughout the Civil War — in four minutes or less.

  • Save Cold Harbor

    We have one, final, important opportunity in 2013: Six crucial acres of hallowed ground at Cold Harbor battlefield.

  • Land Saved Map

    Explore the battlefield sites where the Civil War Trust has saved more than 38,500 acres of hallowed ground in 20 states.



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Support Federal Funding

Support Federal Funding

Ask Congress to support full funding for the Civil War Battlefield Preservation Program — a matching grants program that doubles your donations.

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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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