American history enthusiasts will be thrilled to enjoy their favorite pastime with our Civil War chess sets! This category brings you a stunning collection of beautifully crafted pieces and boards, each themed around one of the most well-known and studied events in the United States’ storied past. Every game is like a trip back in time to a period when a new nation was struggling with itself. Life was difficult and the future was uncertain, but many famous figures made it through and are still often talked about today.
Honor this influential conflict and those who found themselves entangled in it with one of our stunning Civil War chess sets! Complete collections are available so you can find everything you need to sit down and start playing. Our Generals chess set includes a gorgeous cherry stained chest with latch so you can easily store the pieces when not in use.
We also offer multiple non-chest style boards. Our grey and ivory board features a sleek frame and highly polished shine. Our ivory and grey Briar board is just as glossy with a lighter hue that’s perfect for a wide range of home décor styles. If you prefer something more traditional, check out our Civil War Generals Sapele set. The board features a narrow frame that showcases the rich warmth of classic wood grain.
Our Civil War themed collection also includes separate chessmen so you can build your own game set. Choose from detailed generals or our standard Civil War pieces. The standard chessmen include period clothing with mounted riders, crouching soldiers, historic flag patterns and iconic government buildings. Each figure stands proudly upon an exquisite decorative bases.
The Generals chessmen set includes basic yet elegant bases with military uniforms, trumpeters, drummers and skyward pointing cannons placed before a flag backdrop. History buffs and patriots will appreciate the variety and beauty of our Civil War chess sets! Grow your personal collection today or find a special gift for someone who loves chess and American history.