Historic Tredegar

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Historic Tredegar

The plant employed skilled domestic and foreign workers as well as slaves and free blacks.  One of the nation’s most significant Civil War Sites, Tredegar is now a National Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register.

Designated Richmond’s Official Gateway to the Civil War, Historic Tredegar offers a visitor experience and learning center that includes the Richmond National Battlefield Park Visitor Center,operated by the National Park Service, and an exciting exhibit, In the Cause of Liberty, that explores the causes, course, and legacies of the war from Union, Confederate, and African American Perspectives