Civil War Tour

2017-2018 Seminars

July 26-30, 2017 – “On to Richmond” based in Richmond, Va.

Conference will include tours of Stuart’s Ride around McClellan, The 7 Days, & the Lower Peninsula. Tours & talks by Robert E.L. Krick, Edwin Bearss, John Fox, John Querstein, and others. More details here. Please email Lark at lplessinger@chambersburg.org or call 717-264-7101 for additional information.

September 21-24, 2017 Lincoln at Antietam

Jeff Wert discusses Balls Bluff with the group.

Jeff Wert discusses Balls Bluff with the group.

Featuring bus tours of Lincoln’s October 1862 visit to Antietam with John Schildt and others. Based in Chambersburg, Pa. Click here for more details.

 

April 4-8, 2018 – National Ed Bearss Symposium

Military history conference featuring Edwin C. Bearss,  Daniel Toomey, Steve Bockmiller, Jim Schmick, & others based in Chambersburg, Pa. Click here for more details.

July 25-29, 2018 – “Roads to Gettysburg: Brandy Station and Second Winchester”

Conference will include tours led by Edwin Bearss, Eric Wittenberg, J.D. Petruzzi, Jerry Holsworth, Steve French, Jeffrey Wert, and others. Based in Chambersburg, Pa. Click here for details.

October 10-14, 2018 – Lincoln: Mr. Lincoln’s Washington & John Wilkes Booth Escape Tour

Tours of Mr. Lincoln’s Washington, Booth Escape route and historic Frederick, Md. Bonus tours will include “In the Footsteps of the Presidents” featuring  sites frequented by Abraham Lincoln, James Buchanan, Dwight D. Eisenhower in Gettysburg, Antietam, and the Cumberland Valley. Based in Frederick, Md. Click here for details.

All programs include tours, lectures, meals, tactical maps & more.

Civil War Historians Carol Reardon, Eric Wittenberg, Ted Alexander, Wayne Motts, Ed Bearss and Jeff Wert.

Civil War Historians Carol Reardon, Eric Wittenberg, Ted Alexander, Wayne Motts, Ed Bearss and Jeff Wert.

Please keep in mind the itinerary is subject to change. For the latest information, please contact Lark at lplessinger@chambersburg.org.

Chambersburg Civil War Seminars & Tours hosts Civil War tours led by nationally recognized historians since 1989.