Operating Hours & Seasons

Petersburg National Battlefield is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years. Visitor Center and Contact Stations hours of operation are 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Grounds open at 8:00 am.

Grant's Headquarter's at City Point

(804) 458-9504
Parking lot gate closes at 5:00 pm but grounds remain open until dusk.


Eastern Front
(804) 732-3531 ext.200
Entrance gate opens at 8:00 am and closes at 8:00 pm.


Five Forks Battlefield

(804) 469-4093
Gate to Visitor Contact Station parking lot opens at 8:00 am and closes at 5:00 pm.
Driving tour parking areas close at dusk.


Poplar Grove National Cemetery
(804) 732-3531
Grounds open at 8:00 am and close at dusk.


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








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