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Become a member of the Appomattox 1865 Foundation today and support our mission to enrich the understanding and appreciation of the heritage and significance of Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. The Foundation focuses on efforts to preserve the past, augment financial support, commemorate history and enhance each and every visitor’s experience.

Benefits of membership 
  • 15% discount at Park bookstore 

  • Invitations to members-only and exclusive behind-the-scenes events 

  • Advance notice for tickets to special events 

  • Electronic newsletters and member updates 

  • Opportunities to volunteer for a variety of Friends events


Friends like you make the following possible:
  • Park events free to the surrounding communities

  • Restoration of historic buildings

  • Educational programs for teachers and students of all ages; annual workshops and specialty programs

  • Landscape projects including annual Arbor Day plantings and Adopt-a-Highway along Route 24

  • Purchase of new interpretive items; caretaker of donated items related to
    the Park

  • Outreach to community groups; promote various volunteer experiences

  • Sellout cultural and educational park events including the Annual Lantern Tours, Joel Sweeney Music Festival and Summer Concert Series

  • And for 2019…join us for special events and activities to commemorate the 154th Anniversary of the end of the Civil War



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PO Box 63

Appomattox, VA  24522

© 2019/2020 by Appomattox 1865 Foundation

A Registered 501c3


Commonwealth of Virginia

PO Box 1163 Richmond VA 23218 for full financial statement