Blandford Church and Reception Center

319 S. Crater Rd.
Petersburg, VA 23803- Map It
(804) 733-2396

AAA Editor Notes

Blandford Church and Reception Center is at 319 S. Crater Rd. in Blandford Cemetery. Known in Colonial times as the Brick Church on Well’s Hill, the church was built 1735-37. Its 15 stained glass windows by Tiffany Studios are memorials donated by the Confederate States. The 189-acre Blandford Cemetery contains the graves of 30,000 Confederate soldiers and the unmarked grave of British general William Phillips. Guided tours leave from the reception center at 111 Rochelle Ln. inside the cemetery. Guided tours are available.
$5; $4 (ages 7-12 and 60+). Combination ticket with Centre Hill Mansion $9; $7 (ages 7-12 and 60+).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5, Apr.-Sept. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.