154th Anniversary Surrender Commemoration Event

Event Description

Join us as we remember the events that occured inside the home of James and Nancy Bennett 154 years ago.  This year there will be a focus on the US colored troops and how their role changed during the course of the war.  There will also be special guided tours that will take the visitor inside the home to learn about the negotiations that took place in the parlor.  Guest speakers this year are Earl Ijames from the Museum of History and author David Silknat.