• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Bookstore

Looking for a unique gift from our park or want to learn more about the battles around Richmond? Our park bookstores, run by Eastern National, offer a variety of educational products, including books, reproduction artifacts, and souvenirs.

Your purchase supports the park! Eastern National profits support the park's educational and interpretive programs. Each year Richmond National Battlefield Park hosts over 10,000 school children, and offers over 200 tours and programs to the public.

 
Eastern National giftshop at Tredegar Iron Works
The gift shop at Tredegar offer a variety of educational products, including books, reproduction artifacts, and souvenirs. 
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Cold Harbor books

Cold Harbor is a detailed, blow by blow account of the engagement, while Not War But Murder is a highly readable overview with many human interest stories.

 
Seven Days Battles

The two standard books on the Seven Days' Campaign. Extraordinary Circumstance is more detailed, while To the Gates of Richmond is more general. Both are recommended by park staff.

 
Richmond National Battlefield Park pins

Pins and patches are great collectables. Specify Civil War 150th or Richmond National Battlefield Park.

 
Canteen and kepis

Kepis and canteens! What every young soldier needs. Kepis and canteens come in blue and gray. Kepis come in S, M, and L.

 
Cannon miniatures

Tredegar Iron Works is best known as a producer of cannons. These accurate reproductions illustrate the variety of cannons cast here.

 
Train whistle, toy engine, railroad set

Tredegar Iron Works produced a great deal of railroad equipment before the war. Train whistle, toy engine and railroad set.

 
Various books about slavery, Civil War and the Underground Railroad

These books, Underground Railroad, Slavery: Cause and Catalyst and The Civil War, represent recent scholarship on the war.

 

The items above are not available online and can only be purchased in-person or by phone.

To order, call 804-771-2035 (9 am - 5 pm CST) or email us.

Or visit us in person: Historic Tredegar, 470 Tredegar Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Cold Harbor, 5515 Anderson-Wright Drive, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

Chimborazo Medical Museum, 3215 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23223

Did You Know?

Stone marker with metal plate

Scattered throughout the Richmond area are 58 historic markers erected by the Richmond Battlefield Markers Association beginning in the 1920’s. One of its members was Douglas Southall Freeman, editor for the Richmond News Leader and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his biography of Robert E. Lee.