• 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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  • Filming in the park.

    Work on a new park film will be done from July 14 to July 17, 2014 that will result in partial closures around the village. The McLean House is expected to have interrupted service on July 15 and July 17.

Collections

Inside of the Meeks' Store

Inside of the Meeks' Store

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The museum in the visitor center at Appomattox Court House NHP is not the only place to discover collections sure to intrigue not just Civil War buffs but visitors of every age and interest. In addition to the Wall of Honor in the visitor center and the Parole Passes exhibit in Clover Hill Tavern, collections of historic and cultural artifacts are displayed in the Plunket-Meeks Store and other settings within the village's original and restored structures.

 

Did You Know?

Grant

After the war there was talk of putting Lee on trial for treason. Grant wrote, "I will resign the command of the army rather than execute any order to arrest Lee.” That settled the matter, and Lee was never tried.