Museum of the Confederacy Opening New Museum in Appomattox, Virginia

Image of the New M.O.C. Building at Appomattox, VA

The Museum of the Confederacy is set to open a new museum in the town of Appomattox, Virginia on Saturday, March 31st. The first of three new locations planned (the others will be located in Fredericksburg and Hampton Roads, VA), the grand opening of the new museum, located just a few miles from the site where Generals Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant met to discuss the terms of surrender for the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia on April 9, 1865, will include special ceremonies including living histories with Civil War reenactors, actors portraying Generals Lee and Grant, and a keynote address by acclaimed historian James I. Robertson, Jr. To learn more about the event, click here.

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