Historic Battersea

During the on-going restoration of Battersea, tours for individuals or groups may be scheduled by appointment. Please contact us and we will be glad to arrange a personal tour of this beautiful and historic property along the Appomattox. Please notify us of any special needs so we can arrange access to enable our handicapped visitors an opportunity to see the home during restoration.

Phone: 804.732.9882

Physical Address of Historic Battersea:
1289 Upper Appomattox Lane
Petersburg, VA 23803

Battersea Foundation:
P.O. Box 101
Petersburg, VA 23804

 

 

Sam and Robin Banister, descendants of Col. John Banister recently drove from North Carolina to visit their ancestors ' home.
Sam and Robin Banister, descendants of Col. John Banister drove from North Carolina to visit their ancestors ‘ home.
Battersea is a great place for children to learn about the Revolutionary War.  A mother who home schools her kids recently arranged a private tour of Battersea.
Battersea is a great place for children to learn about the Revolutionary War.  A mother who home schools her kids arranged a private tour of Battersea.

 

An organization of retired Central Virginia educators enjoyed a tour of Battersea this summer.
An organization of retired Central Virginia educators enjoyed a tour of Battersea together.