by www.appomattoxnews.com on 05/08/12 at 12:00 am
Are you intrigued with history? Do you want to know more about the Civil War? Are you just looking for a cute, charming area to visit with a lot of personality? Appomattox has numerous attractions that will take your breath away.
You can start off your visit by strolling along the Turn of the Century Walking Tour. There are no guides leading you; you are able to take as much time as you’d like without being rushed to the next stop.
The historical museum shows every visitor some information from the Civil War, as well as memorabilia from what life used to be like in Appomattox.
Don’t leave Appomattox without stopping by the National Historic Park. Even if you aren’t interested in what happened during the Civil War, this attraction will be sure to send goose bumps up and down your arms. With many of the same buildings from 1865, this is the site where Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant worked out the terms that resulted in the end of the war.
These are just a few of the many spectacular attractions offered in Appomattox, Virginia. Each and every spot will leave you with more knowledge and appreciation that you’ll wonder what took you so long to visit.