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Pamplin Historical Park

6125 Boydton Plank Rd, Petersburg, VA 23803-7494
+1 877-726-7546
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Incredibly interesting

A great experience. All the staff were highly knowledgeable on the Civil War and the role the farm... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Courtney B
via mobile
Fantastic experience for the whole family

Pamplin park is a real gem. The slave quarters, Tudor house, and the earth mounds of the... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Justin B
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Featuring the engaging National Museum of the Civil War Soldier, Tudor Hall Plantation, a recreated Military Encampment, and some of the best preserved earthworks in existence, this 424-acre park relives the life and times of a soldier during America's "War Between the States."
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
6125 Boydton Plank Rd, Petersburg, VA 23803-7494
+1 877-726-7546
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A great experience. All the staff were highly knowledgeable on the Civil War and the role the farm played. The museum on the civil war soldier was particularly excellent. There are also tours on the role of slaves on the farm, living conditions in the...More

1  Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Pamplin park is a real gem. The slave quarters, Tudor house, and the earth mounds of the battlefield made for a wonderful, heart warming and educational experience that was made even better by the great guides and shows that we had the privilege of engaging...More

1  Thank Justin B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We had only time for about 4 hours and could easily have done 6 hours. The movie that was shown clearly gave the compete story of the battle and the walking tour added to that.

Thank hosea49
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We visited with two children ages 8 and 10 and our parents. Everyone enjoyed their visit. This park does a better job than most of making you feel like you are there. The exhibits are engaging and enjoyed but all ages. The audio provides very...More

Thank jwrva
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This park is of great historic significance. The area is a part of the fortifications around Petersburg during the Civil War. Many of the activities are interactive and of particular appeal to children. In a time when history is less taught,this park offers a great...More

Thank davide542
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Myself and a few friends visited Pamplin Park last Friday for the first time. We happened to stumble upon the park on google looking for things to do in the area while passing through. From the moment that we walked in, we were greeted by...More

Thank stephen406
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We took a guided tour of the Historical park It was fantastic. All of the exhibits were top notch. The guide took us on a walking tour of the battlefield, and explained so much to us. We had a box lunch in the dining room,...More

Thank kyoungs1
Reviewed 24 August 2017

You come here, and you are instantly grabbed the moment you arrive. In case you are wondering, they do not take sides here. The show you everything from both views. The place is very well preserved.

Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Extremely clean well designed Civil war park with audio interactive headset. Reasonably priced. Check hours as change throughout the season. Indoor museum can pleasantly consume your time. Outdoor plantation, battlefield, camp, earthworks, live animal and working garden on site. Several benches available to sit and...More

Thank Kurt_on_the_go
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is an outstanding museum that gives an unparalleled immersion experience of the Civil War. The main museum's walk through displays were eye-popping and the recreation of the outer ring defense works was unique in my personal experience. If you pass this museum by, (easy...More

1  Thank Dotsultant
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Questions & Answers
25 March 2017|
Response from Charles S | Property representative |
The General Admission fee is $13 for adults, $8 for children aged 6-12 and free for children 5 and under. There are also AAA, Military, Senior and group discounts available. Thanks so much for asking!
25 March 2017|
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Response from MemberServices1865 | Property representative |
Hi Garks, General Admission is $13 Adults, $12 Seniors 62+/Active Military, $8 Children 6-12, Free Children 5 & under. Thank you for your interest.
Maureen W
9 September 2016|
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Response from MemberServices1865 | Property representative |
After Labor Day our schedule is much the same as the rest of the year. Along with our four historic homes, four world-class museums, and 4 miles of battlefield trails, we also have many special events. Autumn is the season... More