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Manassas National Battlefield, Manassas

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Battlefield Tourist Spot
The site of two major Civil War battles, Manassas National Battlefield offers a glimpse into wartime through self-guided tours, fiber-optic maps, an informative film, and a collection of artifacts. You can go on a walking tour of the area of the First Battle of Bull Run or take a driving tour of the area of the Second Battle of Bull Run. You'll have the opportunity to visit the grave of the first civilian to be killed and hear the story from volunteers. Living history demonstrations by costumed reenacters happen seasonally. Note that the restrooms are in the basement, which is only accessible via some steps that may prove difficult for people with mobility issues. Plan to see Manassas National Battlefield and other attractions that appeal to you using our Manassas vacation generator.
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  • My husband loves cannon, so we stopped by the monument to see their artillery display. We have been to many other Civil War monuments. Manassas doesn't have the volume of artifacts or the scale of lar...  more »
  • Whenever we visit our kids, who live in Gaithersburg, we make time for one of our amazing National Historical Monuments. This time we went to Manassas. Beautiful grounds, easy to walk. At the visitor ...  more »
  • Visitor's Center offers a small but good museum section and the park includes many walking trails should you wish to explore further. Old stone bridge is worth the stop.  more »