News Release Date:
June 6, 2017
Contact: Brandon Chamberlain, 4343524965 ext 231
Summer Camp 2017
Appomattox Court House National Historical Park and the Museum of the Confederacy - Appomattox will be hosting two Civil War summer day camps. This year there will be a camp, one for ages 8-10, and another for ages 11-13. The 8-10 yr. old camp will be June 19-20 and the 11-13 yr. old camp will be June 21-22. These are each 2-day camps that are day
camps only, no overnight stays. Arrival time for each camp is 8:45 to 9:00 a.m. Participants will meet at the American Civil War Museum - Appomattox on the first day of the camp. On the second day they will meet at the flagpole at the main Appomattox Court House NHP parking lot. All camps run from 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Bring water, bag lunch, sunscreen, insect repellent, and walking shoes.
The official press release can be viewed here