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ACWM COVID-19 Policies and Procedures

Photos inside the museum.

Open Daily from 10 AM–5 PM

480 Tredegar St.
Richmond, VA 23219

New signage is now in place on the new building at Historic Tredegar.

Open Daily for Tours
THU-MON 10 Am-4 Pm
Tue–WED 11:30AM-4 PM

1201 East Clay St.
Richmond, VA 23219

The White House of the Confederacy.

open daily from 10AM–5PM

159 Horseshoe Rd.
Appomattox, VA 24522

The Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox location, 159 Horseshoe Road in Appomattox, VA.

All ACWM Sites are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Years Day. All ACWM Sites close at 2:00 PM on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.


Historic TredegarACWM–AppomattoxTredegar & Appomattox *
Two-Site Package
White House of the Confederacy
Adult$16$12$23.80
$14
Senior, Ret. Military, Teachers, and Students$14$10$20.40$12
Youth (6–17)$8 $6$11.90$7
Active Duty Military$10$10$17$10
Members and VA Public School Teachers & Students*FreeFreeFreeFree
*Our Appomattox site is about a 1.5-hour drive from our Richmond locations.
†Active Duty pricing is not available online. Please present your Military ID to our Visitor Experience Staff at the front desk to receive free admission.
Museums for All logo.

ACWM is a Museum for All! Learn more to see if you qualify for free admission here.

Bank of America logo.

Thanks to a generous sponsorship from Bank of America, ACWM is proud to offer Veteran Appreciation Fridays! Veterans and guest can enjoy free admission to all ACWM sites.

Blue Star Museum Logo

Free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve from May 15–September 6, 2021. Learn more here.

‡The American Civil War Museum will offer free admission to any Virginia public K-12 school teacher or student through June 2022, at ACWM Richmond and ACWM Appomattox. Read more here.


Public Tours

Check out what tours are available during your visit!

Groups of 15 people or more are eligible for hands-on and artifact-driven programs, where we guide you through the complexities of the Civil War.

Join us for our events that bring history to the current culture.


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An aerial shot of Historic Tredegar.
About 40 people joined the Tredegar Society for the 90 minute conversational walking tour to Belle Isle on Saturday, June 6, 2015.
About 40 people joined the Tredegar Society for the 90 minute conversational walking tour to Belle Isle on Saturday, June 6, 2015.
About 40 people joined the Tredegar Society for the 90 minute conversational walking tour to Belle Isle on Saturday, June 6, 2015.

The James River Park System

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