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Holiday Exhibit: Civil War Christmas
At a time when the Civil War divided the nation, many Americans were celebrating the familiar holiday of Christmas. But did you know that traditions of modern Christmas, including presents, caroling, trees and even Santa Claus were affected by the 1860s? Museum hours Monday 4:00pm to 6:00pm; Tuesday through Friday 10:00am to 4:00pm and Saturday 10:00am to 2:00pm.