Bring Your Group

Unique Adult Tours:

Sometimes your group is looking for a more unique experience and The Museum of the Confederacy is pleased to offer guided White House tours, unique exhibitions and interactive programming all offering an in-depth look at the role of the Confederacy in the American Civil War geared to adults.

Admission discounts are available for groups of 10 or more.

Ready to book it? Email us now or call (855) 649-1861 x.135.

 

Planning Your Adult Tour Itinerary:
Average time allotted for a single bus. Call or email for specific timing for your group!
1 hour for A self-guided tour of Museum OR a White House guided tour
2 hours to take a White House tour and explore the Museum
3 hours needed for a mini-seminar, Museum and White House

Tour Options For Groups:

  • Tour the White House of the Confederacy, a National Historic Landmark, carefully restored to its wartime elegance. As Confederate President Jefferson Davis’ executive mansion, the home was the center of Southern politics, society and military efforts from 1861-1865. Delight over the antebellum décor that includes many pieces used by the Davis family during their stay. Learn more about the White House.
  • Explore the world’s largest Confederate Civil War artifact collection, featuring the personal possessions of legendary generals like Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, and J.E.B. Stuart, as well as those of the common soldier. Discover a wide range of historic topics and intriguing artifacts in the Museum’s three levels of exhibitions. See what exhibits are currently on display.
  • Enjoy interactive programming! An unparalleled experience unfolds as our staff takes your group for a special in-depth look at the artifacts and life of people during the Civil War. These programs are perfect for groups looking for an interactive, educational and entertaining experience.
    (subject to availability)

Start or end your tour with a reception in our unique Museum setting. Your group will enjoy delicious catered food and a chance to explore the Museum. Garden and facility rental options are available to make your special event even more special! Click here for more information.

Looking for something different for your small adult group of 10-25?
Plan an intimate learning experience for your small group that includes an introduction to our featured exhibit by our staff expert before exploring the galleries on your own, then have lunch in one of the Museum’s meeting rooms. Our staff expert will join you for a roundtable discussion of Civil War topics. Don’t forget to add a guided tour of the White House! For more information, email us or call (855) 649-1861 x. 135.
 

Suggested Itineraries

Learn about some travel itineraries in the area that are good for groups or individuals.

Attention Professional Tour Operators!

The Museum is proud to be your partner in bringing quality programs to your clients. Email your name, address, and tour needs to receive a copy of our professional tour planner, with group tour options, tiered pricing and suggested itineraries!

Click here to download some pictures that you can use in your promotional materials!

The Museum of the Confederacy is centrally located within an easy drive from Washington, D.C., Charlottesville and Williamsburg. With quick access on and off Interstate 95 and 64, not to mention free bus parking, the Museum is a convenient addition to your historic Richmond tours. Need Directions? Hours? A Map? Click here.

The Perfect Civil War Field Trip for Students:

Our professional staff has specifically designed student tour programs to meet teachers’ classroom needs and the Virginia Standards of Learning. Our special interactive programs will bring history to life for your student groups. Student trips are booked through our Education Department. Teachers, click here to learn more! Student tour discounts are available for groups of 10 or more students.For every ten students, one chaperone/teacher is admitted free. Ready to book it? Email us now or call (855) 649-1861 x. 122.