Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Arlington Cemetery Plus DC Monuments Tour
"Meet your guide outside the Arlington Cemetery Metro Station and begin your morning with a walk through Arlington National Cemetery while learning the history of the grounds once the property of General Robert E Lee. Experience the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns and visit to the grave site of John F Kennedy and the Eternal Flame where John F Kennedy is buried alongside his wife Jackie Onassis Kennedy and brothers Robert F Kennedy and Ted Kennedy.After a couple of hours at Arlington hop on a coach bus and travel around Washington DC to visit the Capitol
From $110.00
 
Congressional Tour of US Capitol and Major Monuments via Mini Coach
"Meet your guide at the Neptune Fountain outside the Library of Congress and begin your day with a guided tour of the US Capitol building and a look inside the Library of Congress Jefferson building. After your Capitol Tour hop on a coach bus and travel around Washington DC to visit the White House and all the major memorials (full list of stops available in the Itinerary section). At each stop your expert guide will hop off with you to personally escort you through the sights providing insightful background and answerin stop for lunch (at your expense) and shopping break at the Pentagon City Mall. Itinerary During your tour your guide will walk you through the following sights:The US Capitol Building Potomac River Cruise or Jefferson Memorial* Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Dr Martin Luther King JR Memorial Korean Memorial""Get the ultimate DC experience with a guided tour of the US Capitol and all the major sights and memorials with an expert tour guide on this 8 hour bus and walking tour. Receive reserved entry to the US Capitol and visit impressive landmarks like the Linc
From $110.00
 
Morning Monuments Tour of Washington DC
"After pickup at your hotel or local accommodations meet the guide and the rest of the tour group at the National Archives Building to begin this comprehensive 3-hour tour around and through the nation’s capital Washington DC. Travel aboard an air-conditioned motor coach with an expert local guide who knows the city of Washington DC inside and out.On this 3-hour morning tour visit the most popular monuments memorials and museums in DC. Drive by 30 of DC’s top sites with stops at 12 of them
From $60.00

More Things to Do in Petersburg

petersburg courthouse

the petersburg courthouse was built in 1839. during the siege of petersburg during the civil war the courthouse served as the confederate headquarters. on june 9 th 1864 the courthouse bell was rung...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
Sep 14, 2011

grant's headquarters

this two room cabin was general ulysses s. grants headquarters during the ten month seige of petersburg. grant's headquarters was established in the summer of 1864 on the grounds of appomattox...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
Jul 13, 2011

petersburg visitor center

the petersburg visitor center in located in the farmer's bank building in downtown petersburg. the farmer's bank was built in 1817 and is one of the oldest existant bank buildings in america. at the...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
Jun 16, 2011

battle of dinwiddle courthouse

the battle of dinwiddle courthouse was a minor engagement on march 31 th 1865 between the forces of union general philip sheridan and the forces of confederate generals george pickett and w.h.f lee....
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
Jun 05, 2011

blandford church cemetery

located at the end of the eastern front battlefield tour is blandford church cemetery. blandford church cemetery was established in 1702 and is the final resting place of a british revolutionary...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 27, 2011

battle of the crater

located at auto tour stop # 8 is the site of the crater. the battle of the crater was one of the most unusual and tragic events in the civil war. henry pleasants, a pennsylvania coal mining engineer...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 26, 2011
 
 
Sponsored Listings

five forks visitor center

the five forks visitor center is a good first stop on a visit to five forks battlefield. the interior of the visitor center is an interpretation of tabacco barns that dotted the rural virginia...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 20, 2011

battle of white oak road.

the battle of white oak road was fought between the forces of union general joshua chamberain and general richard anderson CSA on march 29 th 1865. in this minor battle there were 381 union casualties...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 20, 2011

appomattox plantation

appomattox plantation was a 2,300 acre plantation established by dr. richard epps. prior to the civil war appomattox plantation had 130 slaves. in 1862 the presence of union gunboats on the james...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 20, 2011

petersburg national battlefield visitors center

pictured is the petersburg national battlefield visitors center. the visitors center is located at battery five on the dimmock defensive line east of downtown petersburg. at the visitor center you can...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 20, 2011

battle of five forks

the battle of five forks was fought on april 1 st 1865 between the forces of union general philip sheridan and confederate general george pickett. the battle of five forks was a minor engagement...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 20, 2011

pamplin historic park

pamplin historic park is home to the museum of the civil war soldier. in the park there are several historic homes and farms. there also is a three mile walking trail which passes by sites in the...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 19, 2011

fort haskell

fort haskell is stop # 6 on the battlefield auto tour. on march 25 th 1865 after the confederates took fort stedman they bombarded nearby fort haskell. the union held fort haskell which led to the...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 19, 2011

fort stedman

fort stedman is stop #5 on the battlefield auto tour. at 4:15 am march 25 th 1865 the confederate forces of general john gordon attacked fort stedman. the confederates captured the fort and used it's...
doug48's Profile Photo
doug48
May 19, 2011

Top Hotels in Petersburg

Hotels
11019 Blue Star Hwy
Show Prices
Hotels
501 E Washington St, Petersburg, VA 23803
Show Prices
Hotels
25 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23803
Show Prices
Hotels
3138 SOUTH CRATER RD, Petersburg, VA 23805
Show Prices
Hotels
622 E Wythe St, Petersburg, VA 23803
Show Prices
Hotels
900 Winfield Rd, Petersburg, VA 23803
Show Prices

Top 5 Petersburg Writers

doug48's Profile Photo

doug48

"petersburg, virginia"
View Member
Basaic's Profile Photo

Basaic

"Basaic Petersburg Page"
View Member