Originally built in the 1840s, Linden Row Inn is a boutique 70-room hotel located in the heart of historic Richmond. The hotel is close to great shopping, restaurants and is easily accessible from all parts of the city.
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The “First Battle of Bull Run” (July 1861), as it was known to the North, or “First Manassas” was the first major land battle of the Civil War and it was unique in that neither of the opposing generals had ever exercised high command in combat before.
Just over a year later the “Second Manassas” battle under the command of General Robert E. Lee resulted on one of Lee’s most decisive victories. Visit the
The park offers a wide array of activities, scenic vistas, historic sites and walking trails. Pick up a park brochure, map, trail guides and check out the daily schedule of interpretive programs
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The Battle of Fredericksburg (December 1862) would result in a stunning defeat for the
At the Battle of Chancellorsville (May 1863), 11 miles away, a series of controversial events defined this crucial battle, including General Robert E. Lee’s radical decision to divide his small army--a violation of basic military rules--sending Stonewall Jackson on his famous march around the Union army flank.
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Named the Capital of the Confederacy,
Take a guided tour of the White House of the Confederacy, home to Confederate President Jefferson Davis and his family throughout the war.
At the central
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Early, contended for immense stakes. Spend a day touring the valley and the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District.
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Travel to Harper’s Ferry in 1859, John Brown set in motion events that led directly to the outbreak of the Civil War in 1861.
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In July of 1863, General Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern
Although the Battle of Gettysburg did not end the war, nor did it attain any major war aim for the North or the South, it remains the great battle of the war.
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