• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

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  • Weather Alert -- 9/29/2014 Programs at Fort Harrison and New Market Heights

    Today's commemorative events at Fort Harrison and New Market Heights are running on schedule. If there need to be any weather-related changes to the schedule, we will post them here and on the park's Facebook page. More »

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Did You Know?

Abraham Lincoln, president of the United States during the CIvil War

President Abraham Lincoln visited the Richmond area twice during the war. In July 1862 he met with General McClellan at Harrison’s Landing on the James River. Lincoln came to Richmond on April 4, 1865 and walked the streets of a city still smouldering from the evacuation fires.