• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Contact the Education Department

For questions, concerns or to reserve a field trip, please contact the education department at Richmond National Battlefield Park.

Education Technician

Candace Hart
804-771-2018
e-mail us

 
Education team demonstrating 19th century games
Education team demonstrating 19th century games
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Fort Harrison, renamed Fort Burnham

Nine generals were killed or died from wounds received in the battles for Richmond. Only one was a Union officer—Hiram Burnham. Confederates that fell were Robert Hatton, Richard Griffith, JEB Stuart, James Gordon, Victor Girardey, John Chambliss, John Gregg and George Doles.