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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 designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany and...
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  • 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 tunnel in the basement.
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  • 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, and visitors can also see the...
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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 Virginia Historic Landmark,...
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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 Interstate 95, Exit 53, in...
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  • 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.
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  • 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 Mezzanine Gallery where they...
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  • 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 treasure trove of artifacts and other...
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  • 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 the Civil War.
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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 include trenches, forts,...
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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 breakfasts.
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