2020 Blue & Gray Virtual Gala

                                                             

Veteran’s Day

We will offer FREE ADMISSION for veterans, active-duty military service members and military retirees on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.  The Museum board and staff wish to commend those who dedicate their lives to preserving our Nation. All Active-duty military service members as well as military retirees can visit the Museum on Veterans Day, November 11, […]

“George B. McClellan and the Problems of Civil-Military Relations” with Dr. Ethan Rafuse

The National Civil War Museum's 2021 Lessons in History Speaker Series with Dr. Ethan Rafuse. This lecture may be held virtually, more details to follow. "George B. McClellan and the Problems of Civil-Military Relations" Presentation with Dr. Ethan Rafuse - Professor of History at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, […]

Dauphin County Library System Presents: The Importance of Narrative Correction

On behalf of the Dauphin County Library System, and in memory of NCWM former Board Member Hari Jones, we are pleased to send notice of this presentation by Christy S. Coleman, the former CEO of the American Civil War Museum in Richmond, and currently the Executive Director of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation. Ms. Coleman will address […]

“The Civil War in a Global Context” with Dr. Aaron Sheehan Dean

The National Civil War Museum's 2021 Lessons in History Speaker Series with Dr. Aaron Sheehan Dean. This lecture will be held virtually. Register here to participate (space is limited). "The Civil War in a Global Context" Presentation with Dr. Aaron Sheehan Dean - Fred C. Frey Professor of History and History Department Chair, Louisiana State […]

NCWM Community Free Day

The National Civil War Museum is proud to provide a community-free day with activities and entertainment for the community, completely free of charge to visitors. Come celebrate Juneteenth with us! Sponsored by: Museum guests will enjoy special presentations, children's activities, and a living history encampment. 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Coloring Activity Grab & Go […]

“Shaping the Contours of Federalism: The American Civil War in New Perspective” with Dr. Stephen D. Engle

The National Civil War Museum's 2021 Lessons in History Speaker Series with Dr. Stephen D. Engle will be held in the Education Gallery. "Shaping the Contours of Federalism: The American Civil War in New Perspective" Presentation with Dr. Stephen D. Engle - Professor and Director, History Symposium Series, Florida Atlantic University. Scholars continue to examine […]