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Civil War History

  • W-01
  • Length of course: 1 hour
  • Educational Activities
    • Social Studies
The life of Maria Howard Weeden will be presented to the students as they learn how this poet and artist used the conflict of the Civil War to write history. Students will view her art and learn how she painted exquisite portraits and captured the spirit of her model as she transcended the cultural barriers of her time. Visitors will also learn how people during the Civil War survived and how individuals and groups responded differently to their physical and social environments.
Wedding Venue
Hours of Operation
Venue Details
  • Alcohol: Yes (call for restrictions)
  • Amplified Music: Can have music before 10:00 PM
  • Catering: Outside Catering
  • Kitchen Facilities: Warming Kitchen
  • Linens, Silver etc: No
  • Location Character: Historic
  • Location Type:
    • Residence/Mansion/Estate
  • Outdoor Amenities: Garden available for ceremony and reception
  • Parking: Street and nearby parking garages.
  • Restrictions: To tour for wedding and event rental call for an appointment.
  • Smoking: No
  • Tables & Chairs: Antique furniture, some outdoor tables and seating
  • Wedding Amenities: Indoor rental
Hours of Operation
  • Closed: No history tours offered Sat-Sun
  • Hours: History Tours Mon-Fri. 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
  • Accessible restrooms:
  • Paved/wheelchair-friendly outdoor pathways:
  • Quiet spaces/resources for visitors with Autism: