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Explore Petersburg's rich history by visiting the Petersburg Museums where the City's past comes alive through art, architecture, decorative arts and Civil War artifacts. In addition to permanent and temporary exhibitions, the Museums have a rich archives of photographs, documents and artifacts pertaining to Petersburg's history from the pre-Revolutionary War era through the twentieth century.
Charming Old Towne Petersburg has a wealth of experiences to offer. The area is steeped in history, culture, and the arts.
Take a stroll around the shopping/dining loop, stretch your legs on the Appomattox River Trail, find a unique gift, explore the antiques stores, savor a meal, or enjoy one of the music venues. Historic buildings and gorgeous architecture in our renovated Old Towne area create the perfect backdrop for regular festivals so you just might find yourself in the middle of one!