La Villa Romaine Bed and Breakfast

Address: 29 South Market Street, Petersburg, Virginia, 23803, United States | B&B
 
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This B&B, located on 29 South Market Street, Petersburg, is near Siege Museum, Centre Hill Mansion, Farmers Bank, and Lee's Retreat.
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Travel Blogs from Petersburg

"Rain Rain, Go Away!" and Standing in Lee's Shadow

A travel blog entry by azbell on Jul 11, 2015

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... me liberty...or give me death!" speech that helped spark the American Revolution. The sense of history in the Colonial-era church is palpable, and the spirits of men like Washington, Jefferson, and Henry certainly survive there. Buried in a grave just outside the church, which still has its original 18th Century pulpit, is George Wythe, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Also ensconced in the churchyard is the mother of poet and author Edgar Allan ...

Dead Presidents and Rebel Flags

A travel blog entry by azbell on Jul 09, 2015

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... James Madison and John Tyler, are buried there along with Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Other famed figures, like Gen. George Pickett whose brave and famous charge at the Battle of Gettysburg is the stuff of legend, also lie here. The Confederate Memorial at Hollywood, which is a stone pyramid, is among the largest monuments I’ve seen dedicated to the Lost Cause.

We soon moved to the Museum of the Confederacy and ...

Flying Squirrels and Recycled Toilet Paper

A travel blog entry by azbell on Jul 08, 2015

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... about how Laura, who is two-years-old, would handle two flights and a short layover, but she proved to be a trooper and a real joy with whom to travel. The iPad is perhaps the greatest invention for keeping a toddler's attention over an extended period of time, and she dozed off for a good, long nap, as well. When we arrived in Richmond, Laura donned her ladybug backpack and led
the family off of the plane just as ...

Day eight Richmond

A travel blog entry by stevepartlow on May 21, 2015

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... Julie is not a fan. My sampler plate consisted of meatloaf, chicken and a go all gammon steak, accompanied by mashed potatoes, mixed veg and dumplings. A bit much for lunchtime really but we have decided to compensate for this by possibly having a smaller dinner later. This afternoon we have a short city tour on the bus, driver Chris knows his stuff and gets around all these towns with ease. Unexpectedly Peter has arranged for us to ...

Confederate Museum and White House

A travel blog entry by jpandpa on Jun 27, 2013

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... House. This building had been built by a wealthy resident of Richmond and had all the modern conveniences of the time, including the first flushing toilet. When the war broke out, he offered the house to Jefferson Davis and his family, as he thought the home had the opulence required for the White House. After the war, the house was used for four years by the Northern military left to oversee the reconstruction. Even though Northern ...