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Battlefield Fredericksburg

9001 Plank Road, Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitors Center, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
+1 540-693-3200
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Sobering but Historic Civil War Site

Frederickburg was such a major battle in the Civil War that it is impossible to not see it if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jean Y
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Oakland, California, United States
Great History

I recommend the guided tour of the battlefield that you can get at the Visitor Center. It is free... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Todd M
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Scappoose, Oregon
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
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LOCATION
9001 Plank Road, Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitors Center, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
CONTACT
+1 540-693-3200

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Frederickburg was such a major battle in the Civil War that it is impossible to not see it if you have a interest in that historic era. Spend the time to see the video presentation in the Visitor's Center - it's so well made and...More

Thank Jean Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend the guided tour of the battlefield that you can get at the Visitor Center. It is free and it is excellent. There is nothing you can read that compares to it.

Thank Todd M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very interesting Visitor Centre in Fredericksburg detailing the battle in the town and on the high ground surrounding the town. There are stories from both sides of the Civil War to read and pictures to view. We are Scottish and found the...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First stop visiting a NP is always the visitor centre to get the informative leaflet, advice from the staff and a look at the informative displays. This really helped our understanding of what we were about to see. Entrance to the battlefield is free, although...More

Thank MoJoTours
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This was a battle site that made it easy to imagine what actually occurred there.Standing in the Sunken Road gave me chills just thinking of the carnage ,the senseless loss of life .The ranger-led tour was outstanding and really filled in the details that most...More

Thank lietzjlawn
Reviewed 15 September 2017

If you are interested in History, be it right or wrong this is History and should be seen. Fredericksburg its self is a lovely place.

Thank Dianne D
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Being an American history buff, I try to visit as many sites as I can and would encourage you as well. On a recent D. C. trip I took a day to visit the three Civil War battle sites an hour south of D. C....More

1  Thank MAXFLITE
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Very well kept area. Well marked and informative. Well preserved, everything was the same as it was depicted in the photos from the era. Helpful and friendly staff.

Thank Loretta B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Good maps and information. Excellent site information at each stop and an amazing story, especially the Sunken Road tragedy for so many young men.

Thank John Campbell H
Reviewed 30 August 2017

History very well presented by historians. We enjoyed a guided walking tour that lasted a short 45 minutes.

Thank Judi700
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Karen W
17 August 2017|
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Response from 1Col_V | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. It is a easy walk, not hard. visitor center has ramps
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Harriet L
8 March 2017|
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Response from lindabrunomdr | Reviewed this property |
There are not riding horses experiences any where close by. Again the Fredericksburg Area Vistors Center can help you out. Riding trails are located in more rural areas of the county.
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