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Independence Day

July 4

memday14On Tuesday, July 4th, come for an Independence Day tribute. See an artillery firing and color guard demonstration. Join us for living history programs and demonstrations by costumed interpreters. The Haversacks & Hardtack String Band will also perform Civil War era songs and ballads from 12:00 -1:00 pm in the Battlefield Center

See what life was really like for the common Civil War soldier, or explore what life was really like on an authentic 19th century plantation.

There will also be a special History Talk entitled “The Civil War and the Fourth of July” by Dr. Paul Quigley, the James I. Roberson Associate Professor of Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech.

All events and activities included with Park admission.


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Pamplin Historical Park
6125 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803 United States
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