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For more information about any of the Park's events, tours and programs,
call (804) 861-2408 or toll-free 1-877-PAMPLIN. Tour PDFs are best viewed using Adobe Reader. For a free download, please click here.

Civil War Discovery Camp

Civil War Discovery Camps
June 21, July 8-10 & Aug. 9, 2014

Your child may choose to explore civilian life during the antebellum period, or life as a soldier during our Soldier’s Life camp. Or, choose the three-day camp and experience both! Ages 8-12. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Reservations required. Click here for more information.

Reams Sign

Mini Custom Tour:
Reams Station & Globe Tavern
August 23, 2014

Meet a guide at the National Museum and caravan to these
locations to discuss the battle details. 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Free with Park admission.


Plantation Foodways
September 20, 2014

Experience life on the plantation and discover how civilians grew and prepared food. 1:00 p.m. Free with Park admission.

Fort Archer

Mini Custom Tour: Peebles Farm
September 27, 2014

Meet a guide at the National Museum and caravan to this
location to discuss the battle details. 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Free with Park admission.


18th North Carolina Encampment
October 4-5, 2014

Watch military demonstrations and talk to reenactors. Guided Jones Farm Loop Trail tours. Times TBD. Free with Park admission.


18th Annual Symposium:
The Civil War in 1864
October 17-19, 2014

Seven outstanding scholars discuss pivotal events of 1864 Friday evening through Sunday afternoon. Reservations required.

Noah Andre Trudeau, Author
Sherman's March to the Sea

Gordon C. Rhea, Author
The Overland Campaign

Gordon Jones,
Atlanta History Center
The Atlanta Campaign

George C. Rable, University of Alabama
The Election of 1864

Scott Patchan, Author
The 1864 Valley Campaign

Wiley Sword, Author
Hood's 1864 Tennessee Campaign

A. Wilson Greene, Pamplin Historical Park
The Petersburg Campaign

A. Wilson Greene will lead an optional detailed tour Friday of the Sixth Offensive at Petersburg and the Battle of Boydton Plank Road (also known as Burgess Mill). Both the tour and Speakers Dinner are optional add-ons to your registration fee.

Click here for a flier with additional details.
Click here to see photos from the 2013 Symposium.


Voices from the Shadows:
A Walk Through Hallowed Ground
October 24 & 25, 2014

Experience the Park after dark as
costumed guides lead you on a spine-chilling tour of the Park’s historical sites. 7:00 p.m. Reservations required.

Port Hudson

9th Annual Members' Tour:
The Civil War on the Gulf Coast:
Louisiana to Florida

October 28 - November 7, 2014

Join A. Wilson Greene and guest guides for a unique tour of Civil War sites along the Gulf Coast.  We will explore forts, battlefields, museums, and historic homes in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida.  Reservations required.

Click here for a flier with additional details.
Click here to see photos from the 2013 Members' Tour at Gettysburg.

Medical Demo

Civil War Medicine
November 8, 2014

Learn the practices of medicine in the Civil War era and see a mock leg amputation. 1:00 p.m. Free with Park admission.


Nostalgic Noel: A Family Christmas Gathering
December 6, 2014

Discover the traditions of Christmas as citizens and soldiers celebrated the holiday during the Civil War. Join us for a reception with light hors d'oeuvres, raffle drawings, costumed interpreters, and a dance program featuring a live period band in Tudor Hall's barn. All exhibit areas and the Civil War Store will be open.

Click here for additional details.

Fort Mahone

Signature Sesquicentennial Event
April 1-5, 2015

Join A. Wilson Greene and guest experts on a special series of unique presentations and tours of sites associated with the 1865 Campaign for Petersburg, Lee’s Retreat, and Appomattox. Our event begins the evening of Wednesday, April 1 and concludes by 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 5. This event includes the Breakthrough Anniversary pre-dawn tour and the twelfth annual Spring Tour. See back of flyer for details. Reservations required.

Guest Speakers and Topics
A. Wilson Greene
April 2, 1865: Day of Decision at Petersburg
William Marvel
Lee’s Retreat: Myths and Reality
J. Tracy Power
Lee’s Miserables: The Final Week
Tom Huntington
Searching for George Meade and Ulysses S. Grant
Elizabeth Varon
Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom
William J. Cooper
Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, and Appomattox

Click here for a flier with additional details.

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