Exciting news for the Pasadena Civil War Round Table!

We are pleased to announce that our new meeting venue will be the Pasadena Central Library in the beautiful Donald R. Wright Auditorium. Here is a link for a map to the Pasadena Central Library: CLICK HERE 
The Donald R. Wright Auditorium
JOIN US ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2019, AT 7:15 P.M. FOR A PRESENTATION BY NICK SMITH ON:  "The Prisoner’s Dilemma: The Problems of Civil War Prisons"

CLICK HERE for more details.

The Pasadena Civil War Round Table, formerly the Civil War Round Table of San Gabriel Valley, meets monthly in Pasadena to provide a forum for discussion and education about the conflict that so deeply affected the very fabric of our nation.  Our monthly meetings bring to Pasadena many of the leading experts on the Civil War, including noted authors, historians, re-enactors, and Civil War enthusiasts on a wide variety of topics. 

The meetings are free and open to the public. Whether you are just beginning to learn about the Civil War or enjoy a lengthy experience of Civil War study, you will always find something of interest at our monthly meetings.

We invite you to explore our website, check out the next presentation found in the Next Presentation page and the list of future speakers in the Upcoming Presentations page. You are welcome to enlist as a member which you can easily do as explained on our Become a Member page. You can learn about exciting Civil War news on our News page and follow the always interesting blog of Nick Smith on our Blog page. Even more Civil War resources and information about other Civil War Round Tables can be found on our Civil War Resources page. 

Come join us and experience the thrill of gaining new insights into the conflict that defined our nation. And tell your history-loving friends about us!

The Pasadena Civil War Round Table has no agenda and promotes no single viewpoint. Programs are wide-ranging and focused on any topics pertaining to the Civil War Era.  Membership is open to anyone regardless of race, creed or sex. 

DATE:         Fourth Tuesday of Every Month, with some exceptions. See presentation list CLICK HERE
TIME:          7:15 p.m.
PLACE:      Pasadena Central Library
285 E Walnut Street - Pasadena, CA 91101

For a MAP to location: CLICK HERE



Contact Michael L. Oddenino, Program Chair

cwrt@pasadenacwrt.org or 626-447-5454 

Mailing Address

Pasadena Civil War Round Table

P. O. Box 61172 - Pasadena, CA  91116

Pasadena Library policy does not allow our meeting attendees to use the library parking lot.  There is street parking available (free after 6 p.m.), as well as public parking lots


The Pasadena Civil War Round Table proudly supports the Drum Barracks Civil War Museum.
The Pasadena Civil War Round Table is a supporter of Fort Tejon, an historic site in Southern California where reenacting comes alive!