2013 Saturday Ranger Series
From Battlefields to City Streets: the park's new Summer Ranger Series will explore a variety of Civil War stories
Richmond National Battlefield Park is inviting residents and visitors to spend their Saturdays with Park Rangers exploring the area's Civil War history - on battlefields and in historic buildings, on city streets and country lanes, from the James River to the Chickahominy.
Every Saturday, from Memorial Day through Labor Day, rangers will explore a different aspect of Richmond's Civil War history, including...
Did You Know?
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.)