154 West Patrick Street
Frederick, MD 21701
Reconstructed house of Barbara Fritchie, heroine of John Greenleaf Whittier's poem from the Civil War. "Shoot if you must, this old gray head, but spare your country's flag, she said" while leaning out an upstairs window. Visit the exterior year round.
National Museum of Civil War Medicine
Frederick, Maryland | 10,000 square feet Museum containing exhibits on Civil War medicine
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Frederick, Maryland | The resting place of a number of notable individuals in Maryland history, including Francis Scott Key and Barbara Fritchie
Ball's Bluff Battlefield Regional Park
Leesburg, Virginia | Surrounding a national cemetery, this regional park preserves the site of the Battle of Ball's Bluff
Monocacy National Battlefield encompasses several centuries of history reflecting events of both national and local significance. Here one can...
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia | The site of abolitionist John Brown's 1859 raid on the First Federal Arsenal and the base for Union invasions into the...