• The village of Appomattox Court House from the west, the McLean House is on the right.

    Appomattox Court House

    National Historical Park Virginia

Civil War Conversations

As a part of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War (2010-2015), please join the Museum of the Confederacy and the Appomattox Court House National Historical Park for free lunchtime "Civil War Conversations" covering various and interesting topics. These programs will be held at the Museum of the Confederacy - Appomattox, the second Wednesday of each month from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m.

Further questions may be directed to Linda Lipscomb at 804-649-1861 ext. 32 or e-mail her or visit the Museum of the Confederacy - Appomattox website.

Did You Know?

Grant

After the war there was talk of putting Lee on trial for treason. Grant wrote, "I will resign the command of the army rather than execute any order to arrest Lee.” That settled the matter, and Lee was never tried.