I Love NY

Tourism Calendar

If you have an event that you would like to promote on the Mark Twain Country website, please submit a tourism event. For more information on posting your event, please contact us.

Loading Events

Events for April 15, 2021

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

7:30 pm

16th Annual Civil War Speaker Series-ONLINE only

April 15 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Chemung County History Museum Elmira, NY United States + Google Map

Dr. Michael Gray, East Stroudsburg, University of Pennsylvania. “Looking Over the Deadline: The Rise of Elmira Prison as a Dark Tourist Destination in the Chemung Valley” During the Civil War, prisoner-of-war camps became a central stop in the burgeoning field of “dark tourism.” This presentation will focus on the role of prisoners, civilians, area businessmen, […]

Find out more »
+ Export Events