"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
William Byrd II
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A reassessment of Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant, who have come to symbolize the two nations that fought the Civil War.

Grant and Lee
The Virginia Historical Society will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day. 🇺🇸 t.co/SBh9zbTyus

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Please fill out this form so that we can contact you to schedule a hands-on history program. Reservations for programs are also accepted by phone: call 804.342.9652, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

We ask that programs be scheduled at least three weeks in advance.  Please choose one program per visit.

Tours should be scheduled three weeks in advance