Trips to Battlefields of the Civil War

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A Starting Point Itinerary

Day 1:

  • Travel by bus down to North Carolina where we start our tour up along the East Coast of the USA

Day 2:

  • Visit the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site on Roanoke Island, NC and learn about the Lost Colony and the Battle of Roanoke Island

  • Head to the Roanoke Adventure Museum for an interactive learning experience for students to discover the history of the area


Day 3:

  • Stop at the Quaker Mendenhall Plantation in Jamestown, NC to discuss the underground railroad, the importance of education during the Civil War Era

  • Travel to Richmond, Virginia, the capital of the Confederate States of America of the American Civil War

  • Head to the American Civil War Museum (several locations) during a tour of the city


Day 4:

  • Journey into Sharpsburg, MD to study the Battle of Antietam and the many lives lost there

  • A guided tour of the battlefield and the National Antietam Cemetery

  • Travel Home

Our Prices Include:

  • All admissions, taxes, fees, tips and 24-hour on-call support

  • All ground transportation

  • Overnight stays in a centrally located hotel

  • All meals

  • Guide upon arrival and professional tour manager to accompany the group

  • Price based on 25 students and 2 free chaperones

  • Want to add another locations or activity? No problem! Contact us for details

And Now for Something Completely Different

Take part in a Civil War reenactment, try the food of the era, picture life as it once was at the height of the conflicts

Try a tour through the underground railway - traveling on foot, on horseback, by boat..

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