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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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  • Pamplin Park is a privately run museum devoted to recording the history of the Civil War in Central Virginia. It has 2 museums, a working Civil War era farm and home, and sections of preserved battlef...  more »
  • Spent several hours here on a beautiful October day. Enjoyed a ranger led tour of the Breakthrough battlefield trail. Very informative. Ranger was well spoken. All staff were informative and friendly....  more »
  • The Civil War museum was so interesting - I must admit, when my friends said we were going, I wasn't too thrilled. But step inside, and I was enthralled by all of the exhibits and the outside areas ar...  more »