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

    Petersburg

    National Battlefield Virginia

Operating Hours & Seasons

Petersburg National Battlefield is open daily form 8:30am to dusk. The battlefield's Visitor Centers are open 9:00 am - 5:00 pm daily. The battlefield and the visitor centers are closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Grant's Headquarter's at City Point

(804) 458-9504


Eastern Front

(804) 732-3531 ext.200


Five Forks Battlefield

(804) 469-4093


Poplar Grove National Cemetery

(804) 732-3531


Weather related closures can be determined by dialing the park's main telephone number at (804) 732-3531 and then pressing "9".








Did You Know?

Bald Eagles

A pair of bald eagles built a nest above Colquitt's Salient at Petersburg National Battlefield in 2003. The birds hatched the first known eaglets in the park in the spring of 2004. The pair continues to return to the nest year after year to nurture their young.