Historic Sites and People
The authenticity of Fredericksburg’s historic sites is unmatched throughout the state of Virginia. We are proud to be the childhood home of President George Washington, but there is much more rich history that has defined this great city. Fredericksburg is known for its history, but experiencing the city in person is the only way to fully grasp just how rich and vivid that history is.
Profiles of Historic People in Fredericksburg
Visitors of the Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania Military Park have spent $49.9 million in the local economy, with a cumulative benefit of $72.1 million.
Blue Star Museums offers free museum admission for military families. Five of these museums can be found in Fredericksburg .
These exciting tours in Fredericksburg range from our trolley tour to an aerial tour in an open-cockpit biplane.