Visiting Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park

Discover how to visit Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park.

Whether you’re a history buff or just love getting outdoors, I’ll show you how to make your visit to this Virginia gem a memorable one.

Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park is one of the top battlefields near Washington, DC.

Things to know before you visit the park

Start your tour of this battlefield at the Visitor Center where you can pick up a map and watch the short film about the battle. 

Fredericksburg Battlefield

At the Chancellorsville Battlefield, you can step back in time to April 30 to May 6, 1863.


Touring the battlefield itself will give you a better understanding of the battle that took place there from May 5 to 7, 1864. 

The Wilderness

Visit the Exhibit Shelter to get insight into the facts of the battle before heading to each tour stop. 

Spotsylvania Battlefield

Swipe up to read the full post!