“On to Richmond!” - The Focal Point of the Civil War

The hub of Confederate manufacturing fueled a modern war,
the South’s largest hospital gave care to the sick and wounded,
violent clashes of massive armies on open fields
and miles of formidable defensive earthworks determined that from 1861 to 1865,
Richmond’s fate would determine America’s future.

Many locations, one incredible story

Many locations, one incredible story

Sites of Manufacturing, Medicine, and Maneuver together tell the story of Civil War Richmond.

Last updated: May 6, 2018

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Mailing Address:

3215 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223

Phone:

(804) 226-1981

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