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The American Battlefield Trust is the largest and most effective nonprofit organization devoted to the preservation of America’s hallowed battlegrounds. Below, find our latest news and stay up to date on the Trust’s latest preservation efforts, advocacy campaigns and education initiatives. Also, be sure to check out our social media for even more battlefield news.

Preservation & News Highlights


The New Umbrella Organization

The American Battlefield Trust seeks to preserve our nation’s hallowed battlegrounds and educate the public about what happened there and why it matters today. The new umbrella organization will build upon the 30-year record of exemplary work done by the Civil War Trust and its predecessor organizations. Learn more


Press Contacts

Jim Campi, Chief Policy and Communications Officer | 202-367-1861 x7205

Nicole Ryan, Communications Manager | 202-367-1862 x7231