Beginning Oct. 28, 2013, the McLean House front porch will be closed, (house to remain open).
The front porch of the McLean House is being renovated requiring entry into the house to through the back door beginning Oct. 28.
Teacher's Workshop - June 20 & 21, 2011
This year the park has partnered with the Museum of the Confederacy to offer a two-day workshop. The workshop is designed to help teachers develop curriculum based (SOL) lesson plans and activities for the American Civil War. The workshop will include
1. Sessions on slavery, the coming of the war, mobilization, the home front, and more.
The workshop is good for 1 CEU (check with your district's policy) and will located at the Central Virginia Community College, Appomattox Campus.
Space is limited, please register by May 31, 2011.
Fee: $25, make checks payable to, "The Museum of the Confederacy," 1201 East Clay Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Two lunches are included with registration fee.
To register, contact Linda Lipscomb at 804-649-1861 ext. 32 or e-mail at email@example.com
Did You Know?
Libby Custer's will states: “...the table on which the surrender of General Lee to General Grant was written...and now located in the... War Department Building in Washington, D. C., I give and bequeath to the United States Government...” Now in Smithsonian Museum of American History collections.