• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Fees & Reservations

There are no entrance fees to Richmond National Battlefield Park sites. However there is a parking fee for the American Civil War Center at Tredegar Iron Works. Free parking is available nearby.

The Interagency Annual Pass, Senior Pass and Access Pass can be obtained at the Civil War Visitor Center at Tredegar Iron Works. Click here for more information on the Pass Program.

Did You Know?

Sketch of black men building earthworks during the Civil War.

The Confederate government hired slave labor from all around Virginia. The slaves helped build earthen fortifications for the protection of Richmond; the government paid the slaves' owners for their work.