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This page is dedicated to listing Civil War events happening in the greater Williamsburg area. Below is a listing of what is currently scheduled. If you have an event that you would like listed here, please contact Joanna Skrabala via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Day Photo Exhibits
Photos of York County Citizens and sites during the Civil War period. Located at at York County Historical Museum on Main 408 Main St. in YorktownMay 26, 2012
Civil War Balloon Observation Exhibit
Kevin Knapp, a retired Army Officer, professional balloon pilot, and Civil War Balloon Corps enthusiast will share separate presentations on how balloons were used for observation and surveillance by both the North and the South. His presentations will include the complete history of balloon operations from their first appearance 1861 to the end of the Balloon Corps in 1863 and will place special emphasis on balloon operations during the Peninsula Campaign of 1862.May 26, 2012