- TripBuzz found 32 things to do indoors in the Petersburg area. From Blandford Church & Cemetery to Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 28 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 22 different types of things to do inside in or near Petersburg, Virginia. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Military Museums, Arts Centers, History Museums and Historic Homes.
- There are 6 indoor activities in Petersburg, and 26 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Richmond, Midlothian, Hopewell and Saco.
The Blandford Church & Cemetery has been a vital religious institute and burial site since the early eighteenth century with the oldest grave marker dated from 1702. The church tour includes a walking tour that highlights some of the burial sites and monuments in the cemetery when weather permits.
Spread over 424 acres, the Pamplin Historical Park focuses on the Civil War. The main emphasis of the park is on the soldiers themselves as seen at Tudor Hall, the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier, and the recreated Military Encampment.
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6125 Boydton Plank Road, Petersburg, VA 23803 MoreLess Info
The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier considers the war from the perspective of the common fighting man. Visitors can browse through interactive exhibits, view extensive artifact collections or take guided tours.
The building which houses the Centre Hill Museum was originally constructed in 1823 and was primarily used as a private residence until 1936. In addition to the architecture of the building, the museum has examples of decorative arts from the 18th through the 20th century.
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132 N Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA 23803 MoreLess Info
Visitors can view a diverse of collection of contemporary art in addition to over 85 artist studios at the Petersburg Regional Art Center. The center offers open receptions twice a month with food, wine, art demos, and live music.
The Crossings Cinemas is a two-screen movie theater that is located within the Crossings Shopping Center. The films presented at the cinema are second-run and third-run, but they are all offered with Digital Surround Sound.
The Hopewell Bowling Center is a traditional ten pin bowling alley that is available to the general public during most of its open hours. The center also hosts multiple leagues and local tournaments throughout the year.
At Weston Plantation, visitors can explore a Colonial style plantation that was built in the 1780s. The kitchen and laundry room were reconstructed in 2008. Visitors can enjoy views of the Appomattox River from the plantation.