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Richmond, Fredericksburg and the Northern Neck Sights

Chimborazo Medical Museum

  • 3215 E. Broad St. Map It
  • Richmond

Fodor's Review

This was once the Confederacy's largest and best-equipped hospital. Chimborazo opened in 1861 and treated more than 76,000 Confederate soldiers between 1862 and 1865. This site—once more than 40 acres—now contains a National Park Service visitor center and a small medical museum that tells the story of the patients, hospital, caregivers, and physicians through uniforms, documents, and other artifacts.

Sight Information

Address:

3215 E. Broad St., Richmond, Virginia, 23223, United States

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Phone:

804-226–1981

Website: www.nps.gov/rich

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily 9–5

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