• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Park Statistics

Designations
National Battlefield Park - March 2,1936

Acreage
Gross Area Acres for FY 2004 - 2,517
Gross Area Acres for FY 2003 - 2,508

Visitation
Total Recreation Visits for FY 2004- 85,116
Total Recreation Visits for FY 2003- 98,825

Budget
FY 2004 Annual Budget is $2,463,000
FY 2003 Annual Budget is $2,457,000


Did You Know?

Tombstone at Cold Harbor National Cemetery

Thousands of Confederate soldiers who died in Richmond’s hospitals or in the battles around the city are buried at either Hollywood or Oakwood cemeteries. Most of the Union dead are buried in one of five National Cemeteries: Richmond, Cold Harbor, Seven Pines, Glendale or Fort Harrison.