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Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum

20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
http://www.civilwarmuseum.org

The Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum is a historic building with graffiti from both Northern and Southern soldiers which also houses a nationally recognized collection of over 3

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September 2014

1860s Era Charity Ball

September 27, 2014 @ 7:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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October 2014

Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park Civil War Lecture Series

October 2, 2014 @ 7:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park is pleased to announce “Historians Look Back: A Special Guest Lecture Series on the 1864 Shenandoah Valley Campaign.” A wide variety of historians and scholars were chosen to present the lectures

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September 2015

Third Battle of Winchester Walking Tour

September 18, 2015 @ 6:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

Third Battle of Winchester Walking TourSeptember 18Meet your guide in front of the Old Court House Civil War Museum located at 20 North Loudoun Street. Your guide will lead you through the streets and alleys and tell you about sites related to the battle that was raging just outside the city limits. This tour is ... Read more

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The Aftermath of the Civil War – Living History

September 19, 2015 @ 12:00 AM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

The Aftermath of the Civil WarA morning program will feature Andrew Karl portraying famed mapmaker Jedidiah Hotchkiss. After the warThe afternoon program will include a presentation by Beverly Pelcher who will be portraying Winchester's own Cornelia McDonald. She will be speaking on Post War effects for Cornelia and how the end of the War did ... Read more

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Civil War Program and Book Signing with LTC Ralph Peters

September 19, 2015 @ 4:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

Join Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation at the Old Court House Civil War Museum in Winchester for a special eventLTC Ralph PetersWe hope to see you there!More information on Third Winchester 151st Anniversary programs:www.shenandoahatwar.org/third-winchester-151st-anniversary-programs

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October 2015

Worldwide Photowalk: Old Town Winchester

October 3, 2015 @ 11:00 AM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

The 2015 Scott Kelby Worldwide Photo Walk for the City of Winchester Virginia will be awesome!The Loudoun Street Pedestrian Mall had its fabulous renovation and the place is hopping with new places to see and photograph.The Winchester Photo Walk will include the newAll you need to do is sign upSo photog friendsFor more information and ... Read more

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June 2016

Gathering of Civil War Eagles

June 3, 2016 @ 12:00 AM - June 5, 2016 @ 12:00 AM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

An interactive "first-person" educational seminar hosted by 50 members of "Lee's Lieutenants" and the"Federal Generals Corps." This is a phenomenon far beyond any other Civil War educational opportunity. The thoughtsSuppose the War Between the States was over; the principal Commanders and both Presidents survived and all were gathered together for a round of discussions regarding ... Read more

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Second Battle of Winchester Anniversary Event

June 18, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

SCHEDULE FOR THE DAYSaturdayAll programs are free. For more information

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Youth Event: History in Action

June 18, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

YOUTH EVENT: History in Action: Court House MuseumA fun-filled program for kids that will combine an Amazing Race-type competitionInside museum and on Court House lawn(6:30pm)

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Lantern Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester

June 18, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

Keven Walker will lead a walking tour of historic downtown WinchesterPro-Union diarist Julia Chase disconsolately described how "The Rebels took position of our town at 5 o'clock this morn. And we are now in Dixie. Oh what a sadTour begins in front of the Court House.More Information

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September 2016

Civil War Talk and Book Signing

September 21, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

"The Lost Gettysburg Address": Talk and Book Signing with Author David DixonSpecial program and book-signing by David DixonFew remember that two famous orators shared the stage with Abraham Lincoln at the dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery. The day's concluding speech remained lost until recentlyDixon's bookFree.

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Civil War Book Signing and Reception

September 24, 2016 @ 4:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

"Winchester's Three Battles": Book Signing and Reception with Author Brandon BeckA book signing and reception for the new book by history professor and Shenandoah Valley expert Brandon Beck. The book provides a concise driving tour and history of three battles fought around Winchester during the Civil War: the First Battle of Winchester (May 25Free. For ... Read more

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October 2016

Civil War Program and Book Signing

October 8, 2016 @ 4:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

"Decision at Tom's Brook": Program and Book Signing with Author Bill MillerThe meeting of the flamboyant personalities of opposing generals George Custer and Thomas Rosser at Tom's Brook on October 9Free. For more information

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December 2016

Apple Capital Jingle Bell 5K

December 17, 2016 @ 8:00 AM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

CANCELLED!RACE HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHERSee www.myydc.org for more information.5k Race & Frosty Kids Fun Run8:00am - Kid's 1/2 mile Starts at Cork Street and runs straight down Loudoun Street (Old Town Mall) to Piccadilly StreetMore Information and Registration:eliteracemanagement.com/ydcjingle2016All proceeds go to the Winchester Youth Development Center and Shenandoah University Track and Field.

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July 2017

Guided Civil War Walking Tour

July 15, 2017 @ 10:00 AM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US

 Experience the Civil War as a civilian in Old Town Winchester! Learn about the citizens and the events that took place in Winchester during that stirring period of time. Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326More tours are available. See: www.visitwinchesterva.com/tours-and-itineraries/guided-tours.

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February 2019

Civil War Roundtable

February 7, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation Civil War Roundtable Meeting Join us for a special guest speaker: Stephen Recker will give a presentation on his book: Rare Images of Antietam. Free and Open to the Public!

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Exploring Your Civil War Roots

February 23, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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Join Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation Chairman Nicholas Picerno, Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum Staff, and volunteers in an opportunity to explore your Civil War Ancestry. The public is invited to join us at the Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum at 20 N. Loudoun Street in Winchester, Virginia, from 1-4 PM. We will conduct free, live ... Read more

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March 2019

Civil War Winchester – Pen In Hand

March 23, 2019 @ 6:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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On Saturday, March 23, 2019, at 6:00 PM on the 157th anniversary of the First Battle of Kernstown, the public is invited to join us at the Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum in Winchester for a free viewing and discussion of the movie, Winchester - Pen in Hand. The film provides a unique look at ... Read more

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Exploring Your Civil War Roots

March 30, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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Join Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation Chairman Nicholas Picerno, Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum Staff, and volunteers in an opportunity to explore your Civil War Ancestry. The public is invited to join us at the Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum at 20 N. Loudoun Street in Winchester, Virginia, from 1-4 PM. We will conduct free, live ... Read more

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July 2019

George Washington Election of 1758

July 27, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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This will be the second year that the French and Indian War Foundation will be re-enacting George Washington's first successful election to the Virginia House of Burgesses! Come join us and cast your vote! Local celebrates will be in 18th century attire and cask conditioned ale will be offered by the Virginia Beer Museum at ... Read more

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February 2020

“Star Fort: Its Past, Present, and Future”

February 13, 2020 @ 7:00 PM
Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum, 20 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 US
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Star Fort

A talk presented by Jack Owens, Resource Management Associate with the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation. This talk will discuss the history of the earthwork, events and individuals involving the fort, the fortifications post war history, other Winchester earthworks, the preservation of the Star Fort and the future of the Fort. Jack is a student at ... Read more

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