Cigar and Whiskey

Cigar and Whiskey 2015

Share in an authentic Civil War experience– smoking cigars and sipping whiskey! Lyon Distilling Co. and Virginia Sweetwater Distillery will be joining the NMCWM for this event- pouring samplings of rum, moonshine and whiskey. Register now! Tickets will sell-out!

Divided by Conflict, United by Compassion

The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is the premier center for the preservation and research of the legacy of Civil War Medical innovation and humanitarianism. As a living institution, we utilize artifacts, storytelling and the historic lessons derived from that era to educate the public and define the impact on today’s society. 

Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office

Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C.

National Museum of Civil War Medicine

National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick, MD

Frederick, MD

Pry House Field Hospital Museum

Pry House Field Hospital in Antietam, MD | Civil War Museum

Antietam, MD

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Frederick Patients after the Battle of Antietam

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