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Mobile Education Trailer


Mobile Education Trailer

Ken Damrau

Petersburg National Battlefield is proud to announce the addition of a new Mobile Education Trailer. The trailer will allow the Education staff to better serve the students and communities surrounding Petersburg National Battlefield. If you would like more information or would like the Mobile Education Trailer to come to your school or community event, please contact our Education Specialist, Leslie McClammy at 804-732-3531 ext 204 or send an email. You can also print out the attached brochure for more information on programming.

Did You Know?

Depot Field Hospital

The Depot Field Hospital, which was located in City Point, Virginia, (present day Hopewell) was the largest field hospital for Union or Southern troops during the Civil War. (Petersburg National Battlefield)