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Telling the stories of the Civil War from multiple perspectives at three locations in Richmond and Appomattox.

HISTORIC TREDEGAR
Open Daily 9am - 5pm
500 Tredegar Street, Richmond, VA 23219
804.649.1861

 WHITE HOUSE & MUSEUM
OF THE CONFEDERACY

Museum Open Daily 10am - 5pm
Please call for schedule of House tours

1201 E. Clay Street, Richmond, VA 23219
804.649.1861

THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR MUSEUM - APPOMATTOX
Open Daily 10am - 5pm
159 Horseshoe Rd, Appomattox, VA 24522
434.352.5791

 

All sites are closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day, and close at 2pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve. We are open every other day (weather permitting). Click one of the locations below for site-specific information and directions. 

Directions

Historic Tredegar

Historic Tredegar is located on downtown Richmond's riverfront near Brown's Island and Belle Isle. The Museum shares the 8.9 acre site with the Richmond National Battlefield Park Visitor Center. Free parking in our lot is included with admission. Construction on our new Museum building currently affects the walkway from the parking lot to the entrance. Please see these instructions for entry. 

Click here to get step by step directions to Historic Tredegar.

Admission Rates Adult Senior Youth (6-17)
Historic Tredegar Museum Only $10 $8.50 $5
Historic Tredegar Museum & Tredegar History Tour $13 $11.50 $8
Richmond Experience Package (Tredegar & White House and Museum of the Confederacy) $24 $22 $12
Civil War Experience Package (All Sites- Richmond & Appomattox) $28 $26 $14
Free- Members, active-duty military, and children age 5 and under. 

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The James River Park System features a multitude of recreational opportunities, many of which are accessible directly from Historic Tredegar.

The White House and Museum of the Confederacy

The White House and Museum of the Confederacy are located at 12th and Clay Streets in Richmond's historic Court End neighborhood, about three blocks from the State Capitol. The White House and adjacent Museum offer free parking in the VCU Medical Center Visitors Deck located on 12th St. (just bring your ticket to the Museum for validation- the deck is also free on weekends). Once you have parked make sure you go back up to the top level of the deck and when you exit the building, the White House and Museum are just across the street.

Click here to get step by step directions to the parking deck.
Here is a neighborhood map showing directions to the parking deck

Admission Rates Adult Senior Youth (6-17)
Museum only $10 $8.50 $5
White House of the Confederacy only $10 $8.50 $5
Combo- White House & Museum $18 $16 $9
Richmond Experience Package (Tredegar & White House and Museum of the Confederacy) $24 $22 $12
Civil War Experience Package (All sites- Richmond & Appomattox) $28 $26 $14
Free- Members, active-duty military, and children age 5 and under. 

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The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox

The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox is located at the intersection of US 460 and State Route 24, just down the road from the Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. There is ample free parking on-site. 

Click here to get step by step directions to the Museum.

Admission Rates Adult Senior Youth (6-17)
ACWM - Appomattox $10 $8.50 $5
Civil War Experience Package (All sites- Richmond & Appomattox) $28 $26 $14
Free- Members, active-duty military, and children age 5 and under. 

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We are a Blue Star Museum. Get more information on the program

 

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