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Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg
(4.6/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Located on the site of the April 2, 1865 "Breakthrough," the battle that ended the Petersburg Campaign and led to the evacuation of the Confederate capital at Richmond, Pamplin Historical Park is dedicated to learning about the American Civil War.
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  • This private Civil War museum, located near Petersburg is a must see! Plan on spending the day. It is a work of love by the creators. A plantation owned by their ancestors is the base of the museum. I...  more »
  • If you are interested in Civil War history and are in the Petersburg area do not pass this up. Located on the site of the Union Army breakthrough of the Confederate Petersburg lines resulting in the p...  more »
  • We had been told not to miss Pamplin Park, but had limited expectations. Exhibits are very informative, well executed. The way you can follow different themes meant that each if the four of us were fr...  more »