Civil War Trust

  • Save Gettysburg

    Lee's Headquarters

    Be part of history by joining the Civil War Trust to save one of America's most significant unprotected historic sites — Lee's Headquarters at Gettysburg.

  • Land Saved Map

    Explore the battlefield sites where the Civil War Trust has saved more than 39,000 acres of hallowed ground in 20 states.

  • Save North Anna

    Civil War Trust now has the opportunity to save 665 acres of the Fontaine Farm—the entire battlefield at Jericho Mill in one fell swoop.

  • The Atlanta Campaign

    Read features from the Summer 2014 issue of our membership magazine – and easily browse past issues on our redesigned Hallowed Ground page.

  • Photo Contest

    Enter your best Civil War photos in our 2014 Civil War Trust Annual Photo Contest.

  • War Department™

    New Video Series

    Watch the trailer and the pilot episode for the War Department™ video series, the Civil War Trust's new web-based production in which expert historians, educators, military veterans and enthusiasts debate, discuss and analyze the American Civil War.

10 Facts: Petersburg

10 Facts: Petersburg

Discover something new about the Petersburg Campaign during the 150th anniversary of the June 15, 1864–April 2, 1865 conflict.

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AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile

Support the Civil War Trust every time you shop online with AmazonSmile. Amazon will donate .5% of the price of eligible purchases to the Civil War Trust.

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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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