Fighting for Our Battlefields, and Our Planet
As Earth Day recognizes the good we can do for our planet, the Trust has time and again stepped up to fulfill this call to action.
Help Restore Six Sacred Battlefield Sites
Help return key battlefield sites at Gettysburg, Chancellorsville, Seven Pines and more to their wartime appearance.
Help Save “The Final Mile” at Franklin, Tennessee
Help secure one of the most important tracts of battlefield land at Franklin Battlefield. Give $64 or more today and receive an exclusive thank you gift.
Working to Save America’s Battlefields
Battle Scars
Drawing parallels between past and present conflicts, the latest issue of Hallowed Ground illuminates the timeless human experience of trauma, resilience and the profound connections that bind soldiers across generations.
Protect Virginia Battlefields from Massive Data Centers
Join us in stopping the data center campus that will destroy sacred ground at Manassas and other threatened battlefields!

Upcoming Events


Park Day

Join us April 6, 2024, for our annual event that brings history enthusiasts and community volunteers together in an effort to help keep our nation’s...

Annual Conference 2024

April 25 - 28, 2024 | Gettysburg, PA
Join the American Battlefield Trust members and staff — along with some of the nation’s elite historians — in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Enjoy tours...
Speak Out for Battlefield Preservation
Battlefields need advocates like YOU to speak out against ill-considered developments and other threats.

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