Historic Downtown Manassas Virginia is always an unforgettable destination. For weekend romantics or families on holiday, whether it’s a fascinating tour through the battlefield or a leisurely day trip, Manassas offers a lot to do.
Open daily, daylight until dusk, self-guided tours. Admission is free. It appears likely that the fortification was built by Union Forces circa 1863-1864 as part of a series of forts sited along the railroad to defend supply lines. Archaeological evidence including fire-cracked rock and quartz spear points indicate that this site may have been used […]
Open Daily, daylight until dusk, self-guided tours. Admission is free. In 1867, an acre of land was donated as a resting place for Southern soldiers. A year later more than 250 fallen soldiers had been laid to rest here. The Virginia General Assembly granted an appropriation to the Ladies Memorial Association to fund a red […]
The thrust of the exhibit is the 20th Century – the American century. What you will see is a time line on which the stories of our local heroes are told. Many of the exhibits are artifacts and source documents donated by our local citizens. You will see the Norton Bomb Sight, military art, and […]