Join us in our discovery of Knoxville's Civil War past during these Sesquicentennial years. Learn more about local events, lectures, and living histories.
Welcome from the Knox Area Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission. In the commencement years of 2011-2015 we are proud to play the role of facilitator in our community’s recognition of its powerful Civil War past.
We believe that these stories and place
Our mission is to educate and inform all our citizens, young and old, about East Tennessee’s unique Civil War experience with its rich visual and written documentation, and to identify and preserve the many places where that history occurred 150 years a