Plan Your Visit

We look forward to welcoming you to all three of our locations in Richmond and Appomattox! For student/youth groups planning to visit our sites, click here. Traveling in a group of 15 or more? Check out our group tour offerings here!

Visit Our Three Locations

*Our Appomattox site is about a 1.5-hour drive from our Richmond locations.

Open Daily from 10 AM–5 PM

480 Tredegar St.
Richmond, VA 23219
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1201 East Clay St.
Richmond, VA 23219
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Open Daily from 10 AM–5 PM

159 Horseshoe Rd.
Appomattox, VA 24522
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Multi-Site Pass

If you plan on visiting multiple locations of the ACWM, we have a great offer for you! The ACWM values its visitors and we want to add value to your visit. You can get discounted admission to multiple ACWM locations with a Multi-Site Pass! Whether you want to visit more than one site on the same day or redeem admission to a single site at a later date, the multi-site pass is perfect for you. Please note that admission to each site can only be redeemed once. If you have any questions or for assistance with booking, please contact our front desk at 1-(804)-649-1861.

*At this time, the multi-site pass discount can only be applied when purchasing tickets at our front desk.

Discounted Admission Offers:

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The North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association is an extensive network of hundreds of cultural institutions across the United States. It connects their memberships for unprecedented access to arts, science, history, botanical gardens, and more. Learn about free admission eligibility here.

Experience the fascinating stories of the American Civil War through our engaging events and programs. Join stimulating conversations with esteemed authors and historians, participate in virtual programs, witness reenactments, and partake in fun-filled activities suitable for the whole family.

Looking for a memorable Civil War experience for your group? We offer a variety of group tour options that can be customized to meet your specific needs. Our hands-on and artifact-driven programs, designed for groups of 15 people or more, will guide you through the complexities of the Civil War. For more information and to book your tour, please contact Kelly Hancock at (804) 649-1861 ext. 121, or via email at

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