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6541 Saylers Creek Road, Rice VA 23966
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Veteran's Day Tours of the historic Hillsman House
Date: 11/11/2014
Time: 11:30 a.m.   To  4:30 p.m.
Location: Visitor Center
Description: Commemorate our service men and women's dedication to our country by enjoying a Special Tour of the historic Hillsman House this Veteran's Day. We will offer Special Tours of the home of Confederate Captain James Hillsman and his wife Lucy which became a Federal Field Hospital during the evening of April 6, 1865...known forever as "Black Thursday".

We will be conducting special Ranger led tours at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and again at 3:30 p.m. Each tour will last 30 to 45 minutes depending on the groups size and weather conditions.

Each tour will meet in our Visitor Center for a brief orientation discussion before heading to the Hillsman House.
Extra Event Fee: No
Children Allowed: Yes