Calendar of Events

Living History at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine

Ongoing Opportunities

  • December 10 at 11 AM

Join the National Museum of Civil War Medicine on Saturday, December 10 from 11:00 AM – 4:00 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 Hospital Association will be in the Delaplaine Randall Conference Room at the museum describing the medical history of America’s bloodiest conflict. Dressed as members of the Confederate medical department and armed with period medical equipment, the unit brings a unique perspective to understanding the conflict. This event is included with admission to the Museum, and it is 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.