Introduction to Petersburg (Alt + 1)
Map of Petersburg (Alt + 2)
Grant's Headquarters at City Point (Alt + 3)
The Eastern Front (Alt + 4)
The Western Front (Alt + 5)
The Battle of Five Forks (Alt + 6)
Poplar Grove National Cemetery (Alt + 7)
Challenge Your Understanding (Alt + U)
The Eastern Front Poplar Grove National Cemetery The Western Front The Battle of Five Forks Grant's Headquarters at City Point
Help and Information Center (Alt + H)
The Siege of Petersburg Main Index (Alt + I)
Views Visitor Center (Alt + V)
Glossary (Alt + G)
Text-only versions (Alt + T)
Teacher Resource Center for Petersburg (Alt + R)

The Siege of Petersburg uniquely embodies the cost of commitment to the American ideals of freedom.

Explore the Petersburg area to learn more about the people involved and the events that unfolded during this tragic chapter of the American Civil War.

Select an area to explore from the map or the choices below.

Grant's Headquarters at City Point
The Eastern Front
The Western Front
The Battle of Five Forks
Poplar Grove National Cemetery