Create Your Own Personal Civil War Experience
Richmond was “ground zero” during the Civil War -- the capital of the Confederacy and the scene of several major battles. The Richmond Region became the backdrop for a multitude of historical events that changed the face of our nation. To commemorate the Civil War and Emancipation 150th anniversary, we offer a dynamic variety of Richmond and Petersburg Civil War sites, itineraries and trails .
No other region in the U.S. was more affected by the Civil War and Emancipation. Memorable events happened every day, and our colorful itineraries and tours showcase them. Click below to design your perfect Virginia Civil War adventure.