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Civil War Trust

Travel & Events

Take tours with historians, engage in local Civil War events and discover a community of Civil War enthusiasts — Civil War Trust events will enrich your Civil War experience!

Upcoming Civil War Trust Events

Generations Cadet Conference: March Through American History

Bring someone age 6-16 to don historical gear and "walk" thorough the Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and Civil War.

2016 Park Day

Volunteer at sites nationwide to keep our nation's heritage not only preserved, but pristine.

2016 Color Bearer Weekend

Join us for this invitation-only event in Baltimore, Maryland (open to Regimental and higher Color Bearers).

2016 Annual Conference

Join us in Gettysburg for the Civil War Trust's 2016 Annual Conference "High Tide at Gettysburg" — our largest conference ever!

2016 Grand Review

Join us in West Point, N.Y., for this invitation-only, Color Bearer event covering Civil War and Revolutionary War history & tours.


Recent Events

Grand Review 2015 Gallery

2015 Grand Review

The Civil War Trust Color Bearers joined us in Charleston, S.C., on September 25-27, 2015, for a special invitation-only weekend to tour Civil War and Revolutionary War sites in the area.

Generations Pamplin Gallery

Generations Event:
Cadet Conference

Adults and children joined us at Pamplin Park on Sept. 12-13, 2015, to live like a Civil War soldier as part of our Civil War Generations program.

Generations Gettysburg Gallery

Generations Event:
Walk Pickett's Charge

Adults and children joined us at Gettysburg on July 25, 2015, to Walk Pickett's Charge for the inaugural event of the Civil War Generations program.

Calendar of Events
in the Community


Visit a Battlefield

  • Tourism, and the money that brings to a community, is one of our strongest arguments for not paving over a battlefield — So take a trip, see some beautiful and historic sites, and learn about our nation's past.
  • Civil War Discovery Trail 
  • The Civil War Discovery Trail links more than 600 sites in 32 states
  • Visit a Battlefield »


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