Greeting from Dr. Pamplin

At Pamplin Historical Park, we strive to provide an authentic experience of America’s Civil War heritage to nurture a deeper appreciation and understanding of our nation’s past...

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  • Chicago Daily Herald
    “Put down the history book and feel what it was like to be a soldier in the Civil War more than 150 years ago.” -Chicago, Illinois
    Daily Herald
  • “Forget bug juice, s’mores and bunk raids. At the Civil War Adventure Camp, things get serious for history buffs who can march back in time and become privates in the Army, sleep overnight in barracks, chow on authentic Civil War-era hot meals… the only head-scratcher: Confederate or Union?” -Miami, Florida
    Miami Herald
  • “My son made a comment on our way back to Virginia Beach to which I echo the same. He said, ‘Dad, this was the greatest weekend I ever had!’ Thank you for a wonderful experience!” -Virginia Beach, VA
  • “I just came back from my two-week vacation in the U.S.A. The Civil War Adventure Camp was one of the outstanding highlights of this trip. Everything from information / reservation up to leaving the site was great!” -Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany

Pamplin Historical Park is a 424-acre private sector historical park located near Petersburg, Virginia.

6125 Boydton Plank Rd
Petersburg, VA 23803