The Civil War Sesquicentennial is now here! Learn more about this commemoration of our nation's past!
If you enjoy learning about history & sharing it with others, volunteering at Lee Hall Mansion may be right for you
Groups of all ages will learn about the Lee family and the role this home played during the Civil War.
Capital of the Confederacy Civil War Van Tour
Join Civil War historians Don Pierce and J. Michael Moore for a tour of Belle Isle, Tredegar Iron Works, Hollywood Cemetery, and other sites related to the Confederate capital. All tours leave from Lee Hall Mansion. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early. Bring a bag lunch, drink, and small cooler. You will be walking a lot. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Sign up early; space is limited. $50 per person. Payment is due no later than 2 weeks before the tour. Payment guarantees your reservation. No refunds 1 week prior to tour. Make checks payable to Lee Hall Mansion. Mail to: Lee Hall Mansion, 163 Yorktown Road, Newport News, VA 23603.
- 12/6/2014 - Antebellum Holidays
- 2/21/2015 - Lee's Mill/Lee Hall Tour
- 3/21/2015 - Civil War Van Tour, The Richmond Front 1864-1865
- 4/4/2015 - Lee Hall Mansion's Great Egg Hunt
- 4/18/2015 - Civil War Van Tour, The Siege of Petersburg: The Western Front
- 4/25/2015 - Lee's Mill/Lee Hall Mansion Tour
- 5/16/2015 - Civil War Van Tour, The Fall of Richmond
- 6/13/2015 - Summer Wine Celebration
- 6/20/2015 - Civil War Van Tour, Lee’s Retreat
- 7/18/2015 - Civil War Van Tour, Wistar’s Raid