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Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg

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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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  • What began in 1991 as an effort to preserve a threatened Civil War battlefield near Petersburg, Virginia, has evolved into one of the finest history and heritage travel destinations in the country. It...  more »
  • Very moving dialogue provided of actual soldiers telling their story of life during "the breakthrough". You get to pick the soldier from the side of your choice {blue or gray}. To experience this park...  more »
  • Blown away! Really great historical park that gives you all kinds of perspectives and personal experiences of participants in this battle. Quality presentations abound. Nice trails. Great experience!  more »