• Poplar Grove National Cemetery Luminary Event (photo courtesy of Joanne Williams)

    Petersburg

    National Battlefield Virginia

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  • No Parking Available in the Eastern Front Unit August 2

    Free shuttle service will transport all visitors to and from the Eastern Front Unit on August 2 during 150th Anniv. of the Battle of the Crater events. Shuttles will depart from the Farmer's Market located at 9 Old St. in Old Towne Petersburg.

  • Eastern Front Unit Trails Closed to Horse Traffic on August 2

    Those who would like to ride horses at the park on Aug. 2 are encouraged to use the trails at Five Forks in Dinwiddie County as other trails will be closed to horses that day while the park commemorates the 150th Anniv. of the Battle of the Crater.

Event Details

  • 11/23/2013

    Location: Eastern Front Unit, Tour Stop 3 | Map Time: 5:30 PM,6:45 PM,8:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Randy Watkins Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (804) 732-3531 x205

Living history program focuses on how soldiers celebrated Thanksgiving. Registration is necessary for this walking tour. Call (804) 732-3531 x205 for reservations.