Planning ahead can often make the difference between a good trip and a great trip to Richmond National Battlefield Park, a collection of 13 park units scattered across Hanover, Henrico, and Chesterfield counties and the city of Richmond. Explore these pages to discover the essential things you need to know before you leave home—how to get around the park, where pets are allowed, how to stay safe, and more.
Covid-19 access update: Richmond National Battlefield Park is working servicewide with federal, state, and local public health authorities to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and using a phased approach to increase access on a park-by-park basis. An outdoor contact station has been established at the Cold Harbor Visitor Center, which is staffed from 10am to 2pm, Wednesday through Sunday. All other visitor centers remain closed at this time.
Battlefield Visitor Centers
Cold Harbor Visitor Center
Fort Harrison Visitor Center
Glendale Visitor Center
Richmond National Battlefield Park has four Visitor Center locations. Tredegar Iron Works, Chimborazo Medical Museum and Cold Harbor Visitor Center are open Wednesday through Sunday from 9-4:30, and the Fort Harrison visitor center is presently closed.
Last updated: September 17, 2020