• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area


    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Operating Hours & Seasons

Schedule for Richmond National Battlefield Park -- Fall 2013

Park battlefields are open sunrise to sunset.

The park is closed on the following days: Thanksgiving, December 25, and January 1.

Visitor Center Hours:

Tredegar Visitor Center:
Open daily 9:00am to 5:00pm
Exhibits, 22-minute film.

Chimborazo Medical Museum:
Open daily 9:00am to 4:30pm
Surgical and medical displays, 17 minute film.

Cold Harbor Visitor Center:
Open daily 9:00am to 4:30pm
Walking trail, electric map programs.

Fort Harrison Visitor Center:
Open weekends until September 29 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

Glendale/Malvern Hill Visitor Center:
Closed for the season.

Shelton House at Rural Plains:
Open Sunday afternoons until November 24 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Did You Know?

Tredegar Iron Works in Richmond

Tredegar Iron Works produced almost 1,100 cannon, roughly one-half of all guns made in the South during the war. (It was second only to the Parrott foundry in Cold Springs, New York in production for the entire United States.)