The American Civil War Museum has received a $286,500 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support essential operations. As part of the CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security), the NEH is awarding funds to support more than 300 cultural institutions across the country.

This highly competitive grant received more than 2,300 eligible applications. Approximately 14 percent of the applicants were funded. This grant ensures funding for museum staff working to provide continued public history and interpretation work.

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