“Forward” into History at Manassas
Join us at Manassas Battlefield on April 29 for a special “Generations” event, designed to inspire kids and help families explore history together.
Save 343 Acres at Five Western Theater Battlefields in Four States
It can take years of work, and sometimes years of waiting, for key tracts to come onto the market. When they do, we often find ourselves competing with developers...
A Virtual Visit to Historic Boston
Come along as we visit some of Boston's most iconic destinations and uncover over 100 years of fascinating American history.
Your Voice is Needed at The Wilderness!
Help stop the largest rezoning effort in Orange County, Va. history! Use your voice to take a stand against massive development impacting the Wilderness Battlefield.
Phase Three of Gaines’ Mill-Cold Harbor Saved Forever Campaign
Help us to save 45 acres we’re calling “The Juncture at Griffin’s Woods” plus 12 more acres associated with the battles of Glendale, First Deep Bottom, and Malvern Hill.
Working to Save America’s Battlefields
An Unparalleled Preservation Opportunity at Gettysburg
The stars have aligned – as we have a remarkable opportunity to save land that witnessed monumental points in history, including Pickett’s Charge and two World War camps!
How We Became America: The Untold Story
Not everything worth knowing exists inside the cover of our history textbooks. Our How We Became America series continues to fill in the gaps and bring new stories to life.
Explore the wars
Browse history and preservation efforts geographically with our interactive maps.
Ryan Montgomery/American Battlefield Trust
Speak Out for Battlefield Preservation
Battlefields need advocates like YOU to speak out against ill-considered developments and other threats.