In the Area & Other Links

The following links have been provided for our website visitors as a resource. The Museum does not endorse or have any cooperative relationship with the sites. For more information about planning a trip to the Museum or other informational resources call the Museum’s Visitor Services Desk at (855)-649-1861 or email

Tourism/Traveling In the Area:

Virginia Tourism Corporation
Richmond Convention & Visitors Bureau
Venture Richmond (Downtown) 

Richmond's Civil War Sites:

Civil War Trails
Richmond National Battlefield Park
American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar 
The Virginia Historical Society 
Hollywood Cemetery 
Dabbs House Museum 
Civil War Traveler-Richmond Walking Tours 
Richmond's Sesquicentennial Website
Virginia Sesquicentennial Commission

Other Richmond Museums and Sites:

Valentine Museum-Richmond History (1.5 blocks away) 
Virginia State Capitol (4 blocks away)
John Marshall House (4 blocks away) 
Black History Museum and Cultural Center 
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts 
Science Museum of Virginia 
Maymont-Park, Gardens, Nature Center 
Poe Museum 
St. John's Church 
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden 


VCU digital library 
Papers of Jefferson Davis 
Civil War Richmond 
Official Records Online 
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System 
National Archives 
UNC Chapel Hill "Documenting Southern History" 
LSU Civil War Center
Civil War Genealogy
The Library of Virginia

Educational Sites: 

Virginia Sesquicentennial Commission 
National Archives and Records Administration 
The Library of Congress 

Other Sites of Interest:

The Monitor Center at the Mariners'  Museum
Civil War Interactive 
Richmond Civil War Round Table
The History Channel 
White Oak Museum 
Williamstown Maritime Association