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29th Annual Conference on Civil War Medicine–CANCELLED
October 6 - October 8
Learn about the medical response to America’s bloodiest day while touring the battlefield where it happened.
CANCELLED DUE TO IMPENDING GOVERNMENT SHUT-DOWN
The 29th Conference on Civil War Medicine will take place from October 6 to October 8, 2023. Hosted by the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, it will be a weekend filled with exciting tours, programs, and experiences.
The Conference will begin on Friday October 6 with an evening reception at the Museum featuring light refreshments. At the reception, attendees will have the chance to do a tasting of Civil War inspired spirits, talk with the staff, explore the galleries, and see exclusive previews of Museum upgrades.
Saturday October 7 features a guided tour of Antietam National Battlefield with Scott Woodard, military historian at Command and General Staff School at US Army Command and General Staff College in Texas, and a discussion of the medical response to the bloodiest day in American history.
Sunday October 8 concludes the Conference with an exclusive walking tour of downtown Frederick and a tour of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.
Tickets are $135 for Museum Members or $175 for non-members. Tickets cover admission to all programs and tours, refreshments on Friday, and lunch on Saturday.
Attendees can call 240-439-8932 to reach the Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center and ask for the Civil War Medicine room block. Attendees can also reserve a room at the special rate online by clicking here.
Note there will be no bus provided for the Conference in an effort to keep ticket prices down.
Contact Joanna Jennings at email@example.com with any questions.
Museum members click here for tickets.
Non-members click here for tickets.