Virginia Center for Civil War Studies

Upcoming events


March 16-18, 2018. Civil War Weekend. Join us in Blacksburg for our 27th annual Civil War Weekend, with the theme of “Civil War Places.” From Shiloh to Appomattox, from Richmond’s Historic Tredegar to Arlington National Cemetery, eight prominent historians will share their reflections on the immense power of place in our understanding of Civil War history. For full details click here.

March 18-20, 2018. Spring Campaign: The Shenandoah Valley. An optional two-night field trip following Civil War Weekend. This year we’ll explore the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, including a visit to the historic town of Lexington and a tour of “Stonewall” Jackson’s 1862 Valley Campaign, led by expert guide Jonathan Noyalas. For full details click here.

Saturday, April 14, 2018. Civil War Film Series. Check back for further details.