Civil War Preservation Trust

The Civil War Preservation Trust is America's largest non-profit organization (501-C3) devoted to the preservation of our nation's endangered Civil War battlefields. The Trust also promotes educational programs and heritage tourism initiatives to inform the public of the war’s history and the fundamental conflicts that sparked it.

The mission of the Civil War Preservation Trust is the preservation of America's significant Civil War battlefields by protecting the land and educating the public about the vital roles those battlefields played in directing the course of our nation's history.

Contact Civil War Preservation Trust

Jim Campi
Policy and Communications Director
1331 H St NW
Ste 1001
Washington, DC  20005-4745
Phone: (202) 367-1861
Fax: (202) 367-1865


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Georgia
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

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Related Success Stories for Civil War Preservation Trust

Lick Run Project - Chancellorsville, VA
After a year-long struggle to prevent the upzoning of land connected with the 1863 battle of Chancellorsville, preservation groups joined forces with local government to create a battlefield park.