Civil War Events
This weekend, several events are scheduled in observance of the Christmas season and the Civil War. At Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield near Springfield, Missouri, an illumination is scheduled. For more information,please visit www.nps.gov/wicr. Also, the National Museum of Civil War Medicine and the Monocacy National Battlefield in the Frederick, Maryland area will be participating in “Holiday Traditions by Candlelight.” See www.fredericktourism.org for more information.
Many historic programs and open houses taking place at various Civil War sites will feature period music, reenactors, and demonstrations, as well as festive holiday decorations. Please visit civilwartraveler.com/events/12-11.html for further information.