Virginia Civil War 150
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"So Foul and Fair a Day" The Fall of Richmond

Location: Richmond
April 2, 2015
1201 E. Clay St.
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 649-1861

April 2, 1865, dawned bright and beautiful, but within a few hours the Sunday peace was shattered when Confederate President Jefferson Davis received word that the capital must be evacuated. Join us as we explore the fateful last days of the Confederate capital and the first days of Federal occupation. Sites visited include the Capitol and grounds, St. Paul's, Davis's official office, the Stewart-Lee house, and many more. This walking tour covers approximately two miles. (American Civil War Museum)

Hours: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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