Researching Your Civil War Ancestors

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

If you had ancestors in the United States in the early 1860s, they were undoubtedly embroiled in the tragic events of the Civil War. Join ACHS Historian Tim Smith as he discusses various tools that are available to researchers hoping to learn more about their Civil War ancestors. Tickets are now available at: https://tinyurl.com/27ueswm4. Tickets are

$10 – $25

Discover Hanover Night with the York Revolution

WellSpan Park 5 Brooks Robinson Way, York, PA

Get ready to do some good while having fun! When you buy your tickets, not only will you have a great time, but you'll also be supporting a great cause. 50% of the proceeds will go to the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Hanover & Spring Grove. Let's make a difference together! The link provided

$12

The Perfect Storm: The Fight for Barlow’s Knoll

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

Join Larry Korczyk, LBG for a talk covering the desperate fighting between a division of Union soldiers from the Eleventh Corps under the command of General Francis Channing Barlow and a division of Confederate soldiers under the command of General Jubal Early. The fight will occur on the afternoon of July 1 and result in

$10

We Fought at Gettysburg: The 17th Connecticut

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

Carolyn Ivanoff will discuss her recent book on the 17th Connecticut Infantry and the first-hand accounts that make the regiment’s story at Gettysburg come to life. This is a free, non-ticketed event and will be held in the Battlefield Overlook Event Center.

Children of the Battlefield

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

Learn about the local children who witnessed the Battle of Gettysburg up close. Through rare letters, diaries, and manuscripts preserved by the Adams County Historical Society, Sue Boardman and Abbie Hoffman weave together a unique story that is fascinating for all ages. This is a free, non-ticketed public program that will be held in the

Confederation of Union Generals Living History Encampment

Unity Park 37 Lefever Street, Gettysburg, PA

Confederation of Union Generals Civil War Living History Encampment for the Gettysburg 160th Anniversary in Unity Park on Saturday July 1st and Sunday July 2nd. Join in for free first person living history programs every 30 minutes 11am-8:30pm both days. Hear from the people who lived the Civil War and immerse yourself in history!

Free

The Civilian Accounts of 1863

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

ACHS is the repository for the most extensive collection of civilian accounts of the Battle of Gettysburg in existence. Join ACHS Historian Tim Smith as he discusses how the collection came to be and how it can be utilized to enhance future historical interpretations of the battle. Tickets are now available at: https://tinyurl.com/54baz3py Tickets are $10/members

$10 – $25

A Civil War Captain and His Lady

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

Join Gene Barr for a special presentation on his book "A Civil War Captain and His Lady: Love, Courtship, and Combat from Fort Donelson through the Vicksburg Campaign." Hear the story of Josiah Moore, the captain of CO. F, 17th Illinois, and Jennie Lindsay, a woman from one of Peoria's most prominent families. Three years

$10