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Pry House Garden – Dig It!

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Join the Pry House staff and volunteers as we plant new additions to the medicinal and kitchen garden Saturday, May 10th . Grab your gloves and stop by and learn more about the different plants and how they were used during the Civil War.

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NMCWM Membership Drive

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2013 Membership Drive. Click here to learn more and help support our member funded Museum!! Our goal is to double the size of our membership program. Enjoy events, lectures, admission to three unique historical sites, participate in actual Civil War Experiences. Become a member today!

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Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office

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Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office was originally rediscovered by Richard Lyons of the General Services Administration (GSA) in 1996, when the building was scheduled for demolition. Located on 7th street, NW, Washington D.C., the site is the location where Clara Barton lived during and immediately after the Civil War.

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A Pry House Christmas

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We are happy to announce that the Pry House Field Hospital Museum will be holding a special event; a Pry House Christmas. On December 15th, from 11 AM to 4 PM, come and experience what Christmas was like during the time of the Civil War. We will have speakers and handouts. There will also be songs, decorations, and treats. You can even have your photo taken with our very own Civil War Santa Claus, Jim Tent! Fun for all ages!

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Civil War Beer – The Sesquicentennial Series

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History – Drink It In! These beers were inspired by actual Civil War recipes. Brewers Alley Restaurant has teamed up with the National Museum of Civil War Medicine to bring you the opportunity to share in an actual Civil War Experience — drinking beer! Click here for more information about Antietam Ale, Proclamation Porter and more.

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