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Centre Hill Mansion

Centre Hill Court, Petersburg, VA 23803
+1 804-733-2401
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The Centre of Attention

A local told me to visit this place so I did. The tour was very great. You get a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
JohnBCowgill
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
you can almost imagine the Civil War waging outside

Worth the time to tour...excellent with the right tour guide! If you are interested in the Civil... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Linda M
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Coventry, Rhode Island
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Centre Hill Court, Petersburg, VA 23803
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

A local told me to visit this place so I did. The tour was very great. You get a detailed history of the place. It is worth seeing. The management of the place has changed hands many times so finding information on hours may be...More

1  Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Worth the time to tour...excellent with the right tour guide! If you are interested in the Civil War, this is a great place to visit to see how the rich were different.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

As some have already stated, this home seems to be closed permanently. However, when it was "open," each time I tried to see the mansion it was closed. From the outside it was obvious that there was little or no money going into upkeep that...More

Thank TheCovertCritic
Reviewed 12 July 2017

So wanted to see this! But we were in Petersburg in June 2017 and because the city is in a financial crisis, the tourism office is closed. Some attractions (Blandford Church) are being staffed by volunteers but so far this one is not.

1  Thank Deb B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is a beautiful home that is used as the Greene family home in Mercy Street. Currently there are costumes on display that have been used in the show. Even if you're not a fan of the show, this house is absolutely beautiful, and the...More

1  Thank Donna W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Centre Hill Mansion, in Petersburg, VA, was the historic home of the Bolling family. The home is featured in the PBS drama, Mercy Street. You can see the period furniture and some mannequins wearing dresses from the show. Due to the highly publicized financial mess...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We had one of the best guided (house) tours I have ever been to; and the mansion is really neat. The house was built before the civil war, had a part IN the war, and then got remodeled several times afterwards (you can be the...More

Thank ERica J
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I was so pleased to hear about this home. The guided tour was excellent. It is the home where they filmed PBS Mercy Street. There are even a few of the women's costumes. Unfortunately the are only open on Saturday and Sunday.

Thank Donna126
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Petersburg is a historic town. That being said, my intention is to let everyone know just because there was a lot of history made here (in the mid 1800s) that doesn't mean it has been well preserved. This town is collapsing in on itself, financial...More

2  Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Centre Hill Mansion is the true Center of our Petersburg History. This home provides an the backbone of the local history and the families that lived here. Each room is packed with details about the structure, furnishings, and individual people that help make this...More

1  Thank LWGold
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Diane B
28 July 2016|
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Response from cindyrd | Reviewed this property |
We parked at a local Restaraunt and walked over but they do have parking there for the Mansion.
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