Things To Know Before You Come
Public restrooms are available at the visitor center.
The mausoleum, constructed during the 1890's, does not have wheelchair access.
Eating, drinking, gum chewing, and smoking are prohibited inside the building.
Cell phone use is restricted; please silence your device(s) while in the building.
Personal photography is allowed. However, a permit is required for any filming
Did You Know?
According to his memoirs, U.S. Grant was suffering "very severely" with a "sick headache" the day before he was to meet R.E. Lee at Appomattox Court House. However, as soon as he read Lee's note suggesting they meet to formalize the surrender of the Confederate Army, his headache disappeared. More...