10th Street, NW closure

Due to utility work, the intersection of 10th Street and F Street is currently closed and inaccessible to vehicular traffic. The Atlantic Building parking garage can be accessed by turning north on 10th Street from E Street NW. Please use extreme caution when accessing the garage as the block serves 2-way traffic during this closure. Please allow for extra time to arrive at the museum and theatre.

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In this lesson, explore two events during the Civil War in Washington to understand different perspectives on some of the most important questions of the day.

These activities can be used in conjunction with the video exploring Civil War Washington Through the Eyes of Mary Henry, or it can be completed independently.