Special Event: Garrison Life at Fort Monroe: A Gathering of Steel for the Peninsula Campaign, 1862
Fort Monroe National Monument
Fort Monroe, VA 23651
Garrison Life at Fort Monroe
Experience the sights and sounds of the American Civil War garrison of Fort Monroe as the forces of the United States and the Army of the Potomac assemble to strike out hoping to capture the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia. Events will focus on the civilian, military, and African American experience at Fort Monroe in 1862.