Dinwiddie County is a community rich in history and heritage. The County holds the distinct honor of being home to more Civil War battles and skirmishes than any other county in the nation. In recognition of the 150th Civil War Sesquicentennial Anniversary the Dinwiddie County Sesquicentennial Committee will be celebrating “Dinwiddie Days” March 27, 2015 through April 2, 2015.
Dinwiddie Days will be a week-long event that will showcase the historic venues within the County such as, the Historic Dinwiddie Court House and Grounds, Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier, Petersburg National Battlefield – Five Forks Unit, and Poplar Grove National Cemetery. The event will also feature numerous special events, activities, and programs presented by the County of Dinwiddie, the National Park Service, and Pamplin Historical Park.