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January 8, 2015: National Park Service Announces 2015 Fee Free Dates. The next fee free days will be April 18 & 19 in recognition of National Park Week's Opening Weekend.

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, July 25: 151st Anniversary of the Battle of the Crater
10:00 - 4:00 pm - Eastern Front Unit - Tour Stops 7 & 8. Free
Tour Stop 7: Union Artillery Demos throughout the day
Tour Stop 8: Ranger Tours 10 am & 2 pm, Artillery & Infantry Demos

Thursday, July 30: Remember the Glorious Dead - The Battle of the Crater
7:00 - 8:30 pm, Blandford Church Reception Center, 319 S. Crater Rd., Petersburg
Free Walking Tour.

Saturday, August 1: The Lives of Petersburg's Enslaved and Free Black People
10:30 am & 2:30 pm, Historic Petersburg Courthouse, 7 Courthouse Avenue, Petersburg
90 minute walking tour led by Curator Emmanuel Dabney. Reservations Required.
Please call (804) 732-3531 ext. 222 to reserve a spot.




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