Special Events / Field Trips

The Raleigh Civil War Round Table has organized several field trips to historic civil war sites in 2017.   Remaining upcoming event:

Newport News & Vicinity Tour, Oct. 6 and 7

RCWRT members are invited to join a trip to the Newport News, Va. vicinity on Oct. 6 and 7, 2017.   Travel by private vehicle, dine at a seafood restaurant the evening of Oct. 6, and overnight at the local Hampton Inn.   The itinerary, with estimated times, is as follows:                                                                                                                                                                              
Oct. 6Leave Raleigh by Automobile From Meetup Location8:00 am
Drive to Newport News, VA8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monitor and Mariner Museums12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Seafood Dinner7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hampton Inn, (757) 249-0001Overnight
Oct. 7Breakfast7:00 am - 8:00 am
Drive to Ft. Monroe 8:00 am - 8:30 am
Ft. Monroe and Casemate Museum8:30 am - 10:00 am
Travel to The MacArthur Memorial 10:00 am - 11:00 am
The MacArthur Memorial11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Travel to Nauticus / Lunch 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Nauticus (maritime science center) and Battleship Wisconsin12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Return to Raleigh2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

For details on meetup location, hotel reservations, etc., contact Jack Milani at (919) 838-3670 or 1huntmstr@gmail.com

The Mariners' Museum The USS Monitor Center
Ft. Monroe and the Casemate Museum The MacArthur Memorial
Nauticus Center and Battleship Wisconsin