Museum Hours

Open 7 days a week
Mon-Tue 10am-5pm
Wed 10am-8pm
Thur-Sat 10am-5pm
Sun 12pm-5pm

2014 Summer Hours
(May 24 - Sep. 1)
Mon-Tue: 9am-5pm
Wed: 9am-8pm
Thur-Sat: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 10am-5pm

Admission Cost 

Holiday Hours

Group Tours

The only museum in The United States that portrays the entire story of the American Civil War. Equally balanced presentations are humanistic in nature without bias to Union or Confederate causes.


Aug 15 Gallery Improvement Project
8/15/2014 - 10/31/2014


Sep 6 150th Fall Civil War Lecture - "1864 Photo Extravaganza!"
9/6/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Sep 13 150th Fall Civil War Lecture - "The Overland Campaign 1864"
9/13/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Sep 20 150th Fall Civil War Lecture - "The Role of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO's) in the Civil War"
9/20/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Sep 27 Banners of the Fallen - The Battle of New Market Heights
9/27/2014 - 10/8/2014


Sep 27 150th Fall Civil War Lecture - "Conserving Artifacts from the H.L. Hunley Submarine"
9/27/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Oct 2 2014 Blue & Gray Gala
10/2/2014 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM


Mar 14 Banners of the Fallen - The Battle of Bentonville
3/14/2015 - 3/26/2015


Mar 26 Banners of the Fallen - The Battle of Five Forks
3/26/2015 - 4/8/2015

American Civil War 150th

Fantastic News!

We have been awarded a matching grant by the Josiah W. and
Bessie H. Kline Foundation, Inc for our Gallery Improvement Project.
This project will include design, creation and installation of gallery
displays, lighting, sound, graphics, and other improvements which
utilize unseen & existing Museum collections that will enhance the
visitor’s experience.

We have raised over $21,000 of the $45,000 that we need to match
this grant. Please help us continue the good work of preserving and
exhibiting some of our nation's treasures. Just click on the link above
to donate directly to the Museum. Any amount would be
greatly appreciated.