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Independence Day Celebration
July 4, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm$
Families will enjoy the chance to meet Revolutionary War soldiers, hear about the weapons of the War for Independence, hear about freedom from slavery and take part in a ceremony concluding with a cannon fire salute. All visitors will have the opportunity to join staff for tours of the Breakthrough Battlefield which on April 2, 1865, resulted in the evacuation of both Petersburg and Richmond.