• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area


    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Leasing Opportunity at Rural Plains

This Request for Proposals (RFP) provides the opportunity for interested individuals and organizations to submit proposals to the National Park Service (NPS) to lease NPS property consisting of approximately four acres of agricultural fields containing English and American Boxwoods and other nursery plants (Boxwood Fields). The lease will allow for the cultivation, harvesting and off-site sale of the existing plants.

Request for Proposals to Lease the Boxwood Fields (pdf)
Boxwood Fields at Rural Plains
Boxwood Fields at Rural Plains
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Did You Know?

Carved stone monument at Cold Harbor battlefield

Richmond National Battlefield Park has just three monuments dedicated to specific units: Wilcox’s Alabama Brigade at Gaines’ Mill; 2nd Connecticut Heavy Artillery at Cold Harbor; and Parker’s Battery of artillery in Chesterfield County.