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.

Things to Do

  • Jitterbugs Ice Cream Cafe

    Jitterbugs Ice Cream Cafe

    Ice Cream Shop

      A 1950’s-style ice cream shop, offering Gifford’s ice cream, gourmet sandwiches and hot dogs.  

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  • KO Distilling

    KO Distilling


    KO Distilling was co-founded by college classmates and long-time friends Bill Karlson and John O’Mara in 2013.  This new craft distillery in historic Manassas, VA is both a manufacturing plant and a destination. We make, store, bottle and ship both high-quality clear (unaged) and brown (aged) distilled spirits.  Our products include gin, white whiskey, bourbon, […]

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  • Manassas Museum

    Manassas Museum


    The region’s storied past is preserved through award-winning video, permanent and changing exhibits and special events. Open from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Tuesday – Sunday and all Federal Holidays except New Year’s Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Easter and Thanksgiving. Open 7 days a week in the summer (Memorial Day through Labor Day). The […]

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  • Manassas National Battlefield Park

    Manassas National Battlefield Park

    National Park

    The park is open daily dawn until dusk. The Visitor Center is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., fee for admission. Not far from Old Town are the hallowed acres that made the name Manassas synonymous with bravery and sacrifice, and symbolic of the tragedy and futility of war. Walk this rolling, peaceful countryside […]

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  • Mayfield Civil War Fort

    Mayfield Civil War Fort

    Open daily, daylight until dusk, self-guided tours. Admission is free. The 11 acres comprising the Mayfield Earthwork Fort is situated between the Buckhall and Russia branch tributaries of the Occoquan River. Its strategic high ground and water resources made is occupation advantageous. Today the site features eight Civil War interpretive markers. The stone markers for […]

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  • Discover the Charm of Historic Downtown Manassas

    Our Mission Statement:
    Historic Manassas, Inc. engages the community to promote, preserve and enhance our vibrant Historic Downtown.

    Only 30 miles from the nation's capital and a short ride from the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, the superb variety of shops, museums, galleries and restaurants, combined with its robust calendar of festival and events, offers an endless source of interest and fun.

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