Beaver Dam Creek Battlefield (Richmond NPS)

7423 Cold Harbor Road, Mechanicsville VA 23111
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The Seven Days battles opened here just outside Mechanicsville June 26, 1862. Robert E. Lee's Confederates attacked a strong Union position on the heights above the creek. Interpreted walking trails on both sides of the creek. Site is part of the Richmond National Battlefield Park.

Open daylight hours. Free.

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Related: Gaines' Mill battlefield, Malvern Hill battlefield