Virginia Civil War 150
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Jefferson Davis and the Confederate Evacuation

Location: Richmond
April 2, 2015
815 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 783-7450

The decisions made (and not made) by Confederate President Jefferson Davis in the afternoon of April 2, 1865, changed Richmond forever. Exactly 150 years later, this 1.5-hour tour will trace the places he went and the decisions he made just prior to the evacuation of Richmond. This tour will cover many blocks of city streets, so please dress accordingly. (National Park Service)

Hours: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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