7th Annual Lantern Tours

Date & Time
Everyday from 09/28/2018 to 09/29/2018

 2018 lantern tours header with picture of lantern, NPS logo and Appomattox 1865 Foundation logo.

It's that time of year again! Time to make reservations for the 2018 evening Lantern tours at the Appomattox Court House National Historic Park. Experience the park you love in a whole new light. This year, two nights are offered, each featuring 6 new stories about the historic women of Appomattox. 2018 Lantern tours are Friday September 28th and Saturday the 29th Each evening has 6 rounds of tours.
Friday Tours begin at 6:30 and continue every 20 minutes until 8:10pm.
6:30, 6:50, 7:10, 7:30, 7:50, 8:10
Saturday evening will include a 6pm tour in place of the 6:30 for those with mobility issues in need of a cart or slower pace. These arrangements must be made via the Appomattox 1865 Foundation and have limited availability.

Tickets: $12/Adults; $5/children up to age 13 Not recommended for younger children.  Tickets may be purchased at http://www.lynchburgtickets.com/lanterntours

Refreshments served at tours end.

Please allow 1 hour to complete your tour and enjoy refreshments. Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled tour. Check in at Table in the main parking lot at the National Park. Park staff will be on-hand after the tour to answer questions. You may bring a flashlight, but it must remain off while each performer is speaking. Wear comfortable shoes, you will be walking and standing. Tours will happen as scheduled, light rain or shine. Heavy rain cancels, no refunds. Your reservation is your tax deductible donation.

Six true stories, told in first person by living historians. Stories cover a wide variety of subjects, all from Appomattox beginning in 1866 and ending in the 1950's.
Tours sell out every year

Purchase tickets beginning August 15th

Your reservation receipt is your ticket.

Thank you for your support and the support of our sponsors.
info1865foundation@gmail.com Call (434)664-0012 for more information

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Mailing Address:

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
P.O. Box 218

Appomattox, VA 24522


(434) 352-8987 x226

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