Chatham Exit Road Closed 9/2-9/5
The Chatham exit road will be closed from September 2-5, 2014 as part of the project to restore the historic viewshed from Chatham Manor. The road will be closed at all times. Please use the Chatham entrance road as a two-way road. More »
The webpage for Fredericksburg Battlefield contains more information on the battlefield, walking tour folders, and links to much more about the battle.
For information on special events, lectures and tours of Fredericksburg and nearby battlefields click here.
Educational Resources at Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania N.M.P. contains information for teachers and students working on reports.
Also see the Battle of Chancellorsville and the Battles of Wilderness and Spotsylvania Court House for information on those battles of the park.
For further information on the Battle of Fredericksburg visit these websites.
Don Pfanz, Park Staff Historian, has written 37 articles about the battle. Click here to read them.
The Battle of Fredericksburg, Animated
Did You Know?
Spotsylvania is the best preserved battlefield in central Virginia. However, there is no visitor center or running water. Visitors should begin their visit at the Fredericksburg or Chancellorsville Visitor Centers to get maps and information.