Operating Hours & Seasons

Petersburg National Battlefield is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years. Visitor Center and Contact Stations hours of operation are 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Grounds open at 8:00 am. From January 1 - March 12, 2017 the grounds will be closed at 5:00 pm as well.

Grant's Headquarter's at City Point

(804) 458-9504
Parking lot gate closes at 5:00 pm but grounds remain open until dusk.

Eastern Front
(804) 732-3531 ext.200
Entrance gate opens at 8:00 am and closes at 8:00 pm.

Five Forks Battlefield
(804) 469-4093
Gate to Visitor Contact Station parking lot opens at 8:00 am and closes at 5:00 pm.
Driving tour parking areas close at dusk.

Poplar Grove National Cemetery
(804) 732-3531
Grounds open at 8:00 am and close at dusk.

Weather related closures can be determined by dialing the park's main telephone number at (804) 732-3531 and then pressing "9".

Last updated: March 8, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Petersburg National Battlefield
1539 Hickory Hill Road

Petersburg, VA 23803


(804) 732-3531 x0

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