Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Petersburg National Battlefield has inspiring natural settings and historic backdrops frequently used for weddings. A permit is required for all weddings and should be requested at least 30 days in advance. Please complete the Special Use Application at the link below and return it to:
Link to PETE's wedding policy and application for Special Use Permit
Link to Map of special use areas at City Point
For questions, e-mail us or contact the Permits Coordinator at (804) 732-3571.
Did You Know?
From the summer of 1862 until the spring of 1863, Confederate Captain Charles Dimmock appealed to slaveholders to hire their enslaved people, and also hired free black laborers to dig the ten-mile defense line around the City of Petersburg. The defenses became known as the Dimmock Line.