The Museum and White House of the Confederacy

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1201 E. Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Region Central Virginia
Locality Richmond City
Phone: (804) 649-1861
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Come face to face with history at The Museum of the Confederacy, the leading center for the study of the Confederacy in the American Civil War! A private non-profit educational & preservation organization, the Museum is home to the world's largest collection of artifacts, manuscripts & images associated with the domestic, military & political life during the period of the Confederacy. Exhibits feature the personal effects of Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and other Confederate figures of the Civil War. Take a guided tour of the White House of the Confederacy, home to Confederate President Jefferson Davis and his family throughout the war. The mansion contains over half the furnishings that were here with the Davis family. Find unique Civil War items at the Museum\'s Haversack Store. Please call for more information. Hours: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Mon-Sat): Noon-5:00 PM (Sun)

Last Updated: 7/21/2011 5:24 PM
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