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Beautiful Building to Visit

I love the history of this home and historical ties to so many in our history. People will... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2015
Ray D
Midlothian, Virginia
I liked our guide, Gene

My my wife and I visited on April 16, 2015, as part of our Petersburg Museums Block Ticket... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2015
Alexandria, Virginia
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Centre Hill Court, Petersburg, VA 23803
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Reviewed July 6, 2015

I love the history of this home and historical ties to so many in our history. People will overlook this gem but should definitely stop by for a visit.

Thank Ray D
Reviewed April 26, 2015

My my wife and I visited on April 16, 2015, as part of our Petersburg Museums Block Ticket. Interesting. Our guide, Gene, was nice.

Thank Road802753
Reviewed March 29, 2015

The mansion was used for filming LINCOLN and several other movies and television series. What a place it must have been once! The floors, the wallpaper, the furnishings are all noteworthy. And did I mention that it's "haunted"? The White Lady supposedly roams the grounds,...More

1  Thank dstclair
Reviewed October 11, 2014

A beautifully house that should and could be a another jewel amongst those open to the public in Virginia. However, it is in desperate need of funds to restore it to its glory. This mansion has a story of historic value that is fast disappearing....More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed October 11, 2014

Welcoming and knowledgeable staff. Great tour. Beautiful home. A must on the to do list when you visit Petersburg. Support this museum!!!

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Reviewed September 24, 2014

Ordinarily, I don't opt for visits of historic houses while on vacation. However, recently, I was a driver for a group of out-of-towners, who were spending the day in Petersburg. One of the places they visited was Centre Hill Mansion. I'm glad they opted for...More

2  Thank urbanguy
Reviewed September 3, 2014

An interesting structure for those with an architectural eye, combining Federal, Greek and Colonial revival styles. The tour gives you a glimpse at life during the 1800's, the rooms decorated with original furnishings. Our guide was very knowledgeable and informative, making sure to point out...More

Thank ExperiencedEpicurean
Reviewed July 27, 2014

this 'mansion' tour provides information into the changes made to the building from 1823 to the present. The 'rooms' are very large and the history interesting..including the Civil War time.

Thank susanne lenz l
Reviewed January 25, 2014

My husband and I went on the annual Ghost Tour of the Centre Hill Mansion that they do every year on January 24th. This is a beautiful mansion with lots of history and tales of ghostly paranormal activity each year on Jan. 24th. The tours...More

1  Thank ChspkeGirl65
Reviewed January 2, 2014

This is not one of your state of the art historic homes that has abundant funding. It needs some funding for some relatively minor, but obvious, repair work. However, if you can get past this fact it was a really great value and overall well...More

2  Thank Clemente71
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Diane B
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Response from cindyrd | Reviewed this property |
We parked at a local Restaraunt and walked over but they do have parking there for the Mansion.