The Civil War Soldier’s Load

Join a Museum educator to explore the gear, weapons, and personal items that made up a Civil War Soldier’s Load. Tens of thousands of Soldiers endured hardships and challenges to carry out the Army’s military mission to preserve the Union. The items Soldiers carried into the field were invaluable to performing their duty and executing the Army’s mission. During this field trip, students will engage with the Army’s history through artifacts, primary sources, and Soldiers’ Stories.
Program content appropriate for participants 4th grade through adult.
Register for Field Trip “The Civil War Soldier’s Load”

April 14, 2021 @ 10:00
10:00 am — 11:00 am (1h)