Popular Civil War battlefield tours include the Antietam National Battlefield in Maryland, the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania, and the Fort Sumter National Monument in South Carolina. Other popular tours are the Manassas National Battlefield Park and the Appomattox Court House National Historic Park in Virginia.
The Antietam tour features carefully restored historic buildings and children's activities. Visitors to the Gettysburg battlefield can buy an audio tour that guides them while walking or driving around the park. Visitor center exhibits help put the Fort Sumter tour into context. Like many Civil War sites, the Manassas battlefield features signs, monuments and cannons to inform the viewer. The Appomattox Court House tour features family-friendly interactive activities.