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Embark on a captivating 3-day journey through Virginia’s Civil War heritage. Dive deep into history with visits to renowned museums and battlefields, from Richmond’s American Civil War Museum to the hallowed grounds of Spotsylvania National Military Park in Fredericksburg. Savor local cuisine, enjoy curated receptions, and immerse yourself in the tales of heroism and sacrifice. Experience the past, relish the present, and create memories that last a lifetime
*$500 single supplement

October 3 - 6, 2024 | 4 Days | $2,550* per person


Day 1
Thursday, October 3rd

Afternoon arrival in Richmond, Virginia. Visit the American Civil War Museum. Check into the hotel and enjoy a welcome reception and dinner.

Meals included: (R, D)

Day 4
Sunday, October 6th

Group transfers to the airport.

Meals included: (B)

This morning explore the Richmond National Battlefield Park and then we’ll make your way to Petersburg, Virginia. Enjoy lunch at Pamplin National Park before exploring the Petersburg National Battlefield. This evening is at your leisure.

Meals included: (B, L)

Day 2
Friday, October 4th

Day 3
Saturday, October 5th

This morning drive to Fredericksburg, Virginia, and explore Spotsylvania National Military Park. Enjoy a lunch in downtown Fredericksburg. Visit a few museums before making our way back to Richmond for our farewell reception and dinner.

Meals included: (B, L, D, R)



The Historic Jefferson Hotel

The Jefferson Hotel is a historic luxury hotel located in Richmond, Virginia. Known for its opulent architecture and rich history, the hotel has been a landmark in Richmond for over a century. Guests can expect to be treated to world-class service, elegant rooms, and modern amenities, all while being surrounded by the charm of a bygone era.

King Rooms Included



  • Three (3) night stay at the Jefferson Hotel in a king room

  • All in-program meals, activities, transportation, tips/gratuities, three (3) breakfasts, two (2) lunches, two (2) dinners, and two (2) receptions

  • Travel insurance

  • Local guides and a dedicated Forever Scholars tour director

  • Entrance/admission fees

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Historic Virginia

Enjoy staying in the downtown area of Richmond. Shops, restaurants, and museums are all in close proximity for your weekend adventure.

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