Digging The Constitution: Archaeology of the Civil War

There was no bigger test of the Constitution than the American Civil War. Join Montpelier's Archaeological Field Director as he leads a guided hike through the Confederate encampments that will examine what archaeology has uncovered about the war and the people who experienced it.  90 minutes

Part of our Digging the Constitution series. This series is focused on LEARNing about how archaeologists at Montpelier use the material record to understand the lives of the people who lived at Montpelier in the past.

Space is limited! Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Please bring full water bottles. Tour begins at the trailhead for the Montpelier Civil War Trail (located across Rte. 20 from Montpelier's main gate, beside the "Esso" station."