Petersburg, Virginia

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Petersburg, Virginia, USA

Attractions in Petersburg, Virginia

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Blandford Church
    111 Rochelle Lane, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-733-2396, Standing as a memorial to the Southern soldiers who died during the Civil War, the main feature of this church is its magnificent stained glass windows that were... more info  map

  • Centre Hill Mansion
    102 Centre Hill Court, Petersburg, VA 23804
    804-733-2401, Still one of the grandest homes in Petersburg, this mansion has many architectural styles and it features period furnishings, ornate woodwork, and an 1840s service... more info  map

  • Farmers Bank
    425 Cockade Aly, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-733-2400, One of the oldest bank buildings in the United States, this historic bank contains accommodations on the upper floors for the bank cashier, as well as the bank's slaves,... more info  map

  • Sutherland House
    606 Harding Street, Petersburg, VA 23803
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and designated a Virginia Historic Landmark, the restored Sutherland House was built between 1860 and 1862 for the... more info

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Pamplin Historical Park
    6125 Boydton Plank Road, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-861-2408, Journey back into the 19th Century at Pamplin Historical Park and The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and a... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Keystone Antique Truck & Tractor Museum
    880 West Roslyn Road, Colonial Heights, VA 23834
    804-524-0020, Keystone Tractor Works, LLC, owns and operates Keystone Antique Truck and Tractor Museum, a Virginia museum that adds to the rich history of Virginia. It is right off... more info  map

  • National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
    6125 Boydton Plank Road, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-861-2408, An outstanding artifact collection and lifelike wartime recreations are featured at this museum, along with beautiful murals by famous Civil War artist Keith Rocco. more info  map

  • Petersburg Regional Art Center
    132 North Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-733-8200, Housed in a historic circa 1858 building, this 54,000 square foot art center features 70 artists' studios, a large gallery for a monthly juried All-Media Show, and the... more info  map

  • Pocahontas Island Black History Museum
    224 Witten Street, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-861-8889, Pocahontas Island Black History Museum, located on the historic Pocahontas Island in Petersburg, VA. It was once a stop on the Underground Railroad, is home to a... more info  map

  • Siege Museum
    15 West Bank Street, Petersburg, VA 23803
    Located at the Exchange Building
    804-733-2404, Housed in an 1839 building that was once used as a commodities market, this museum depicts the lives of the people of Petersburg before, during, and immediately after... more info  map

National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Petersburg National Battlefield
    1539 Hickory Hill Road, Petersburg, VA 23803
    804-732-3531, Situated on 2,460 acres, this battlefield consists of six major units that tell the story of the longest siege in American war history. Features of the battlefield... more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • East Coast Tours & Travel
    205 South Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA 23803
    A variety of custom flying and driving tours are available through this tour company that also specializes in finding accommodations in Petersburg's historic bed and... more info  map

  

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