History at Sunset – Trailblazers of Chatham: Women Who Made History

Discover the stories of trailblazing women who lived and worked at Chatham, and their fights to secure freedoms and break barriers over the course of more than 200 years of the site’s history.
Meet near the parking lot.120 Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg.

History Sunset Programs are free, take place every other Saturday during the summer starting at 6:30 pm, and last about 90 minutes. Most include walking, with distances ranging from about ½ to 1 mile. Participants are recommended to bring bug spray and water and to wear sturdy and comfortable walking shoes. To learn more about these and other park offerings, including the Junior Ranger program, special events, living history presentations, and guided walking tours, stop by the park visitor centers and historic sites, call (540) 693-3200, or visit

civil war cannon at sunset
Event Details
October 1, 2022 – October 1, 2022
6:30 = 8:00 pm
Chatham Manor, Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg, VA, USA
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