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The Park is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily March through November and weekends only December 16, 2019 through February 16, 2020.¬†Groups may be accommodated by appointment during the winter months. The Park is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years’ Eve and New Years’ Day.

Happy new year!

Start the new year right with a commitment to Civil War education and historical preservation! Our programs and exhibits reach thousands of eager students each year, through field trips, distance learning, and special events hosted during the season. What’s the best way to show your support? By becoming a member! Not only do members receive… Read more »

Special holiday hours

holiday - Thomas Nast Santa Claus

Pamplin Historical Park has special holiday hours all next week. Come enjoy our four museums, fours historic homes, and our almost four miles of battlefield trails from 9-5 every day, Monday through Saturday. The Civil War Store will be open, too! We will be closed for New Year’s Day, Sunday, Jan. 1. The Park will… Read more »

We are hiring!

We are placing several positions for 2017, including Education, Interpretation, Maintenance, and other roles here at Pamplin Historical Park. Permanent and seasonal positions are available, both full-time and part-time. If you or someone you know are interested in working with us, please apply! You can learn more about the open positions by clicking on our… Read more »

Christmas-themed Tea on December 3

Our annual holiday tea program, Tea and Tidings, takes place the first Saturday in December. Guests enjoy gourmet holiday teas and tasty treats while costumed ladies and gentlemen in period dress will teach guests 19th century holiday traditions. Attendees also learn about the history Christmas during the Civil War era, including traditional Christmas carols and… Read more »

Focus Weekends – Sat. Nov. 19 2016

Come to the Park for Lighting the Way, our 19th century candle-making program. We will be making candles all day long, and hosting two talks on the Civil War era methods and tools involved. The talks and demo will be hosted at 10:30 and 3:00 at the Tudor Hall kitchen and servant’s hall. This special… Read more »

Choose Your Civil War Adventure

An immersive, historical experience unlike any other; Pamplin Historical Park’s Civil War Adventure Camp allows you see history come to life before your very eyes. Check out the different types of camps we offer and choose your story: Troop Camps are a five-hour, daytime experiences for pre-formed groups of 20 or more people, and may… Read more »