February 27, 2015
Special Civil War Presentation at Steamtown NHS
On Sunday, March 15, members of the Confederation of Union Generals will "Meet the Public" in a 1 pm presentation at Steamtown NHS.
February 06, 2015
"A Cool Look at the Ice Industry"
A new temporary exhibit, featured through April 26, is titled "A Cool Look at the Ice Industry."
February 04, 2015
“Bells Across the Land: A Nation Remembers Appomattox”
On April 9, 1865, Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant met Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee to set the terms of surrender of Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia. In conjunction with a major event at Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, the National Park Service and its partners invite communities across the nation to join in this commemoration.
February 02, 2015
Steamtown NHS Announces President’s Budget to Request $3 billion for National Park Service
President Obama's budget request for fiscal year 2016 – the centennial year of the National Park Service – includes $3 billion for the bureau's critical conservation, preservation, and recreation mission. The budget boosts the National Park Service's essential programs and operational needs by $432.9 million.