Absolutely captivating. Definitely worth a visit and spending some time immersed in this tale of mercy, pain, suffering, and redemption.
What a surprise – the most interested museum I have been to for a long time.
This museum may not be huge, but it packs a wallop. Interesting and worth a visit!
Upcoming Programs at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine
Send for the Doctor: The Life and Times of Dr. Edward Stonestreet
June 3 @ 2:00 pm
Historian Clarence Hickey discusses the life and career of Dr. Edward E. Stonestreet, a Civil War surgeon with the U.S. Army.Learn More
Without Concealment, Without Compromise: The Courageous Lives of Black Civil War Surgeons
June 10 @ 2:00 pm
Jill Newmark discusses her book Without Concealment, Without Compromise: The Courageous Lives of Black Civil War Surgeons.Learn More
When the Family Goes to War, and the War Comes Home
June 17 @ 2:00 pm
Join author David O. Stewart as he discusses Civil War soldiers and PTSD.Learn More