Most bona fide educational institutions are admitted free of charge when visiting the park for educational purposes.
A written request for a fee waiver must be filed with the park two weeks before your visit. This written request must include:
1. Documentation of group's educational status.
2. Statement of purpose for visiting the park. This must relate to the park's resources.
3. Name of school or group, contact person, phone number, date, time of arrival, number of students and adults.
Fee Waiver requests should be directed to:
Petersburg National Battlefield
Faxed to (804) 732-0835
Did You Know?
Poplar Grove National Cemetery, located just south of Petersburg, Virginia, has two Medal of Honor recipients buried there: Lewis Morgan (Grave #3142) and Henry Hardenburg (Grave #1283). (Petersburg National Battlefield)