As part of the annual commemoration of the Battle of Appomattox Court House and Gen. Lee’s surrender to Gen. Grant, explore stories of the Civil War and Emancipation at the Museum of the Confederacy—Appomattox.
Activities throughout the day include:
Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society (PALAS) encampment. Join costumed living history interpreters to explore the equipment, comfort supplies, and services provided to soldiers and hospitals by aid societies during the Civil War.
Confederate Navy Display. Explore the role played by the Confederate Navy played in the Civil War, with reenactor and model ship builder Calvin Ashwell. Featuring model ships and period naval equipment.