Pamplin Historical Park COVID-19 Update

Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier cares deeply about the safety and well-being of all our guests. The leadership and staff continue to closely monitor developments and news about COVID-19 outbreak in Virginia.

All staff are also required to stay home if exhibiting any flu-like symptoms. We strongly urge everyone to practice regular preventive measures such as hand-washing, covering when coughing or sneezing and maintaining 6 feet of social distancing.  Those who are not fully vaccinated are encouraged to wear masks indoors or in larger gatherings. You are also encouraged to follow the precautions outlined on the CDC site: and on the Virginia State government COVID-19 update page:

The park has reopened as of May 15, 2020. Our new operating hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. We will continue to monitor news and recommendations provided by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and make adjustments as necessary.

Stay informed of any changes concerning park operating hours or special events by following us on the park’s social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) or visiting our website special events calendar

Two videos have been produced in partnership with the Hopewell/Prince George Chamber explaining the impact of COVID-19 on the Park and how you can help during this global crisis.

Join Executive Director, Jerry Desmond as he talks about the COVID-19 impact and how you can help in the video below.

Director of Marketing & Development, Colin Romanick invites you to support the park in the video below as we face the challenges of COVID-19.

You can follow update announcements by clicking on the links below.

Park COVID-19 Update May 13, 2020

Park COVID-19 Update March 30, 2020

Park COVID-19 Update March 16, 2020

Funding has been provided by Virginia Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan of 2020.
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