Medicine in the Civil War at The American Civil War Museum

Description: Why did more soldiers die from disease than in battle? Explore how the Civil War changed medical practices through this engaging and interactive program. Students will learn about the critical advancements made by doctors and nurses during the war as well as the diseases that caused the high death toll.
Notes: Please note that this field trip includes admission to the museum so participants can enjoy the museum exhibits after the program concludes.
Ages: 11-18 Number of Participants (min/max): 20-40
Cost: Participant $2.00 Adult $16.00 Sibling $2.00