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Living History at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine
July 17 - July 18| Included with Admission; Free for NMCWM members
Civil War medical care comes to life at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine this weekend.
Join us on July 17 from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM and on July 18 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, for a special living history event at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine featuring the Blue and Gray Hospital Association.
Members of the Blue and Gray will be at the museum throughout the day describing the medical history of America’s bloodiest conflict. Dressed as members of the United States medical department and armed with period medical equipment, the unit brings a unique perspective to understanding the conflict.
Included with Admission to the Museum; FREE for members of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine
The Blue and Gray Hospital Association are a Civil War living history organization that includes members from PA, MD, VA, & WV. Founded January 1, 2012, the Blue and Gray participate in a variety of different educational activities which include living histories, historical workshops, field trips, lectures and presentations. The association includes a medical staff, a chaplain, privates, nurses, laundress, seamstresses, and cooks.