• The village of Appomattox Court House from the west, the McLean House is on the right.

    Appomattox Court House

    National Historical Park Virginia

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  • The McLean House front porch is closed, but the house remains open.

    The front porch of the McLean House is being renovated requiring entry into the house through the back door.

Map of the Appomattox Campaign

The Appomattox Campaign Map - Lee's Retreat Route, from Petersburg and Richmond to Appomattox Court House, Virginia.

The Appomattox Campaign Map - Lee's Retreat Route, from Petersburg and Richmond to Appomattox Court House, Virginia.

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Did You Know?

Theodore Lyman (left) Centipede - Harvard Collection (right)

Theodore Lyman of General Meade's staff collected this centipede while at Appomattox in April 1865. Lyman, a student of Natural History was fourth in the class of 1855 at Harvard University. (Centipede image courtesy of Harvard University.)