Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
Sep 14, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMExhibit Opening: The Journey to be Free
An exhibition highlighting the history of Alexandria’s contraband population (escaped slaves) during the Civil War.
Sep 28, 2019 Sat 8:30 AMBefore they were Americans: RevWar Symposium
Before they were Americans - A Prologue to the Revolutionary War Symposium
Oct 5, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Artillery Day at Fort Ward
Reenactors from the 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery, a Union Army regiment stationed at Fort Ward, will interpret the life of typical artillerymen assigned to forts in the Washington area.
Oct 19, 2019 Sat 7:00 PMSpecialty Tour – Death at the City Tavern
Specialty Tour – Death at the City Tavern
Nov 9, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Tours in honor of Veteran’s Day
Fort Ward Museum will offer two 90-minute soldier-led tours of historic Fort Ward at 10 a.m. and at 2 p.m.
Nov 9, 2019 Sat 2:00 PMCivil War Tours in honor of Veteran’s Day
Fort Ward Museum will offer two 90-minute soldier-led tours of historic Fort Ward at 10 a.m. and at 2 p.m.
Dec 14, 2019 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp
Get in the holiday spirit and learn how Christmas was observed during the Civil War.

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