• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

National Park Service Boundary and Tour Map of Totopotomoy Creek Battlefield

Color map of Totopotomoy Creek  battlefield showing park boundary, creek and earthworks
NPS

Did You Know?

Civil War era photograph of Thadeus Lowe's balloon Intrepid being inflated on the battlefield.

The battle of Gaines' Mill outside of Richmond, Virginia, was the first Civil War battle where both sides got help from above--in the form of observation balloons.