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Richmond National Battlefield Park

3215 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23223-7517
+1 804-226-1981
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3215 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23223-7517
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fascinating place to visit! You can spend 4+hours at these museums. We happened to be there when students were getting a hands on mock use of the cannons & we learned so much! We had hoped to do the driving tour of...More

Thank tammyj317
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Battlefield are at various points around the Richmond and Petersburg areas. I would recommend starting the tour at Tredegar Iron Works and give yourself more than one day.

Thank mjrgnsn
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

A great museum for an explanation of the Civil War specifically in and around Richmond. It covers many topics relating to battles that took place in this area. Really should be the FIRST place to stop before venturing out to the battlefields. It is located...More

2  Thank newave99
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Being from the North. We did not or I do not remember all of the battles and event documented here. Be sure to talk to the Park Ranger for a wealth of knowledge. If you live here you need to know

1  Thank Baileyh0
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The National Park Service is in charge of the battlefields around Richmond. Richmond was the Confederate capital during the Civil War and was attacked at least three times by the north. It is interesting to see the battlements and to imagine how the battles were...More

1  Thank Lance R
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Haunting memories of an amazing battle this facility is worth a visit and it gets you out ad about around the Richmond area. We did a driving tour of all the key battle grounds around the Richmond area (map supplied at the National Battlefield) and...More

1  Thank Mac W
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We toured the Tredegar Iron Works as part of the Richmond National Battlefield Park. Although there is no entrance fee, your Annual National Park Pass will get you validated parking for this site. The old iron works was interesting, as was the museum display, including...More

1  Thank Jolene B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

There are 4 visitor centers and one can start the tour at any of them. However, two are seasonal. The entire tour is about 90 mi. I would suggest doing Richmond on one day and the rest on another day. There are many battlefields included...More

3  Thank Lady_Sadie
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I visited the 1862 Seven Days Battlefields, Gaines Mill and Malvern Hill are not too miss. Should take you about 4 hours.

2  Thank firstcorps
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The Richmond Battlefield Park consists of many locations in and around Richmond. As part of anyone's understanding of American history, you should visit at least one of the many battlefields in the area. Pick up a map, make the drive, and allow enough time to...More

2  Thank Jackpine1
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