Chancellorsville : Lee’s Greatest Victory
Sesquicentennial Anniversary Tour
Thursday & Friday May 2 - 3
Enrollment fee $325 (Does not include lodging)
Lodging at the Fredericksburg
Hospitality House and Conference Center
Join historians Robert K. Krick and Dr. Gary Gallagher for this unique tour of R. E. Lee’s greatest battlefield triumph. We’ll spend two days interpreting the key elements of Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker’s failed offensive.
We’ll start the tour Wednesday evening May 1st with lectures at the hotel by historians Robert K. Krick and Dr. Gary Gallagher. Krick is a highly regarded expert on the Army of Northern Virginia and Stonewall Jackson. Gary Gallagher is one of the premier Civil War historians who has published widely both in scholarly journals and is the author of a a host of monographs.
On Thursday, we’ll start at Ely’s Ford and follow the lead elements of
Hooker’s vanguard toward the high ground around Zoan
Church. From there we’ll visit the
site of the Lee –
On Friday, we’ll vanquish the Dutchmen of Howard’s Eleventh Corps and
stand you on the ground where Jackson received his mortal wound. We’ll also
follow the route taken by