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

The hub of Confederate manufacturing fueled a modern war, one of the South’s largest hospitals gave care to the sick and wounded, violent clashes of massive armies on open fields, and miles of formidable defensive earthworks meant 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: November 21, 2018

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3215 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223

Phone:

(804) 226-1981

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