VISITING THE AREA?  CHECK OUT Petersburg Area Regional Tourism FOR MORE INFO.

To volunteer at the Petersburg National Battlefield (PNB), contact:
  Ann Blumenschine - - (804)732-3571, x-203
For info about volutneering, CLICK HERE.
Help Preserve Civil War History!
JOIN US on Sat. November 4, - 9 am to 1 pm
Driving Tour:  "The Battle of Peebles Farm"
  CLICK HERE for a tour flier.  
CLICK HERE to buy tickets via Eventbrite - $30 plus handling fee.
No checks or walk-ins; ticket deadline Thurs. 11/2/23.
Click for a LIST OF BOOKS about the Petersburg Campaign.
Join our EMAIL LIST - send your name and email address to 

Go to the ABOUT PAGE for:  brief histories of several local forts - Bross, Clarke, Dushane, Emory, McMahon, and Siebert; an 1889 speech by Confederate veteran Simon Seward about his escape from a Union prison; coordinates to several historical markers that PBF has erected. 

The Petersburg Battlefields Foundation's vision is to inspire and educate the public about the Petersburg Campaign of the Civil War.  Our mission is to lead a regional initiative to preserve, interpret, and promote the Campaign's diverse cultural, natural, and historic resources.

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