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As you are planning your road trip or staycation in Fredericksburg, VA, we want to make sure that you have the latest up-to-date info for the region’s battlefields, museums, tours and visitor centers.

Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park

Park schedule through March 2022

Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park

Current Hours of Operation
Park grounds and trails are open, sunrise to sunset.
Masks are optional inside park buildings.

For additional info, view Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park website.

Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center

Open daily, 9am-5pm
Features a 22-minute orientation film offered every half hour (fee) and free exhibits.
Saturdays and Sundays, April 9 –May 22 – Ranger Programs at 10:30am and 2pm.
Fredericksburg Gift Shop/Bookstore open daily, 9am – 5pm.
Restroom facilities available during open hours.

Chatham Manor

The grounds around Chatham are open sunrise to sunset. Historic home and grounds which served as a field hospital and a Union headquarters during the Civil War.
Saturdays and Sundays – Building open 9am to 5pm.
Restroom facilities available during open hours.

Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center

Open daily, 9am-5pm
Features a 22-minute orientation film offered on the hour and half hour (fee) and exhibits (free).
Saturdays and Sundays, April 9 –May 22 – Ranger Programs at 10:30am and 2pm.
Restroom facilities available during open hours.

Ellwood

Buildings open Saturdays and Sundays, 9am-5pm. 
Grounds around Ellwood are open sunrise to sunset, even when the house is closed. To access the grounds, park at the Ellwood Manor gate, leaving the gate clear, and walk .4 miles to the grounds.

Spotsylvania Court House Battlefield

An open-air exhibit shelter.
Open sunrise to sunset.

“Stonewall” Jackson Death Site

Historic building where General Jackson died.
Grounds are open sunrise to sunset. Building closed for the season.

Old Salem Church

Historic church which served as a battlefield landmark and field hospital during the Chancellorsville Campaign.
Building closed.

Wilderness Exhibit Shelter

An open-air exhibit shelter.
Open sunrise to sunset.

Museums

😷 Please note that museums may require masks for tours. Timeless and Day Passes are available for purchase. Learn more about the Timeless and Day Pass Tickets here.

Ferry Farm – George Washington’s Boyhood Home

Monday – Saturday | 10am – 5pm
Sunday | 12pm-5pm

Fredericksburg Area Museum

Open every day EXCEPT Wednesdays | 10am – 5pm

Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont

Open Daily | 10am – 4pm

Historic Kenmore

Monday – Saturday | 10am – 5pm
Sunday | 12pm-5pm

Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop

Open Monday – Saturday | 10am to 4pm, Closed Tuesday
Open Sunday | 12pm to 4pm

James Monroe Museum

Open Monday – Saturday | 10am to 4pm
Open Sunday | 1pm to 4pm

National Museum of the Marine Corps

Open Daily 9am-5pm

Mary Washington House

Open Monday – Saturday | 10am to 4pm, Closed Tuesday
Open Sunday | 12pm to 4pm.

Rappahannock Railroad Museum

Closed for the season.

Rising Sun Tavern

Open Monday – Saturday | 10am to 4pm, Closed Tuesday
Open Sunday | 12pm to 4pm

Shannon Air Museum

Tues – Sat | 10am-4pm
Closed Sunday and Mondays
Last tour at 2pm

Spotsylvania County Museum at Lick Run

Open daily | 9am to 5pm

St James House

Spring House Opening | April 25th – April 30th, 2022 | 1pm – 4pm

Visitor Centers
Fredericksburg Visitor Center

706 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
(540) 373-1776

Open Daily – 10am to 4pm

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Spotsylvania Visitor Center

4704 Southpoint Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
(540) 507-7090

Monday – Friday: 9 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9 am to 5 pm

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Stafford County Information Center at Belmont

224 Washington Street
Falmouth, VA 22405
(540) 654-1015

Open Daily – 10am to 5pm

Tours

Looking to venture out on your own? View our list of self-guided tours.

 

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