Aug 19, 2011

Traveling Civil War museum opens at Penn Park

York, PA (YDR) A giant traveling museum dedicated to the Civil War is open this weekend at Penn Park -- a place with a heritage as divided as the country was during the 1860s.
On the one side of history is Penn Common -- home to a hospital during the Civil War, a mustering site for soldiers and once the flowering garden spot of the city. Continued

Also: Civil War experience exhibit continues today (Saturday), Sunday in York

And: Period newspaper shows glimpse of life in York's Civil War hospital