Itineraries

1-Day Itinerary - Petersburg National Battlefield

General Grant's Headquarters, 1-1.5 hours
Eastern Front Unit, 2 hours
Old Towne Petersburg for touring and lunch
Western Front Unit, 1-1.5 hours
Five Forks Battlefield 5-stop Driving Tour and Contact Station, 1 hour

2- Day Itinerary - Petersburg Area including Hopewell and Dinwiddie

Day One
General Grant's Headquarters 1-1.5 hours
Weston Plantation 1 hour (visit Historic Hopewell)
Eastern Front Unit, 2-2.5 hours
Old Towne Petersburg Touring and Dinner

Day Two
Western Front Unit, 1-1.5 hours
Pamplin Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier, 3 hours (website)
Five Forks and Dinwiddie Court House (visit Dinwiddie)


3-Day Itinerary - Petersburg to Appomattox

Day 1 & 2 - Same as 2-day itinerary

Day Three
Lee's Retreat Driving Tour
Sailor's Creek State Historical Park
Farmville for Touring and Lunch
Appomattox


Alternate 3-Day Itinerary - Richmond to Petersburg

Day 1
Museum of the Confederacy
Richmond National Battlefield - Tredegar Iron Works Visitor Center
Richmond National Battlefield - Chimborazo Visitor Center
Cold Harbor Battlefield

Day 2
General Grant's Headquarters
Weston Plantation
Eastern Front Unit
Old Towne Petersburg Touring and Dinner

Day 3
Western Front Unit
Pamplin Park and National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
Five Forks and Dinwiddie Court House

Last updated: February 7, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Petersburg National Battlefield Administration Office
1539 Hickory Hill Road

Petersburg, VA 23803

Phone:

(804) 732-3531 x0

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