Pennsylvania Civil War 150
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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150


Arm Your Troops With Knowledge

Our new lesson plans from the Mütter Museum cover everything they need to know about Civil War Medicine.

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Check out PA Civil War 150 Merchandise

Products specially designed for the anniversary.

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Commemorate the Civil War

  • African American Experience

    Civil War in Pennsylvania: African American Experience

    PA War 150 is proud to announce the release of a new publication, "The Civil War in Pennsylvania: The African American Experience.".

  • Civil War Magazine

    The Civil War in Pennsylvania: Special Commemorative Edition

    Pennsylvania Heritage, Western Pennsylvania & Pennsylvania Legacies have partnered to publish this amazing issue commemorating the Keystone State's role in the Civil War.

  • Objects of Valor

    Objects of Valor: Commemorating the Civil War in Pennsylvania

    An exciting new exhibit will soon be open at The State Museum of Pennsylvania. "Objects of Valor: Commemorating the Civil War in Pennsylvania" opens Friday, April 19.

  • Civil War Photo Book

    Civil War in Pennsylvania: Photographic History

    PA Civil War 150 is proud to announce the publication of a new book, "The Civil War in Pennsylvania: A Photographic History."

  • Merchandise

    Find souvenirs in our shop to remember the 150th commemoration of the Civil War in Pennsylvania.


  • Endorsed Projects

    Endorsed Projects

    These events, publications, programs and more stand out for their creativity and relevance during the 150th commemoration of the Civil War in Pennsylvania.

  • Of Note

    Check out these organizations and institutions commemorating the Civil War 150th across the country.


  • In the News

    PA Civil War 150 is making news across the state and the country. Learn about what other states are doing and read in-depth features on Civil War 150 commemorations.

Visit Pennsylvania

  • Gettysburg & Beyond

    Country Roads

    If you listen closely, you can almost hear the roar of cannons in this fateful corner of Pennsylvania. Learn about the big battles, the small sacrifices and everything in between.

  • A Second Revolution

    Philadelphia & the Countryside

    America was born, tested and transformed in Philadelphia. Learn how the region overcame Southern sympathies to become a Union stronghold and a leading center of political freedom.

  • The Engine of War

    Pittsburgh & Its Countryside

    Providing everything from steamboats to cannons to war heroes, the “Iron City” and its surroundings were crucial suppliers to the Union Cause.

  • The Home Front

    The Alleghenies & Valleys of the Susquehanna

    Learn about civilian life during the Civil War, hear the stories of its courageous victims and find out how a secret meeting helped turn the tide for the Union cause.

  • The Keystone State

    Plan your trip to Pennsylvania with the Commonwealth’s official tourism site and discover the roots of our nation’s heritage.

Events Calendar

Want to learn more about The Civil War? Find an event near you.

Experience the Civil War

Get personal with the Civil War. Hear the Gettysburg Address, see Civil War artifacts and navigate the timeline and map.