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 »
Our park has an immense number of sites to explore! Challenge your ideas about a battle at one of our visitor centers or exhibit shelters, or peer into the past by walking through one of our historic structures.
Physical addresses (not mailing addresses) for the various sites are listed below. Some sites are only open seasonally. For staffing and hours, check our Operating Hours and Seasons page.
Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center: 1013 Lafayette Boulevard, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Take Exit 130A from I-95, and drive east on VA Route 3 for approximately 2 miles. Turn left at the traffic light at the intersection with Lafayette Boulevard. The visitor center is about 1/2 mile ahead on the left.
Chatham Manor: 120 Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22405
Take Exit 130A from I-95, and drive east on VA Route 3 for approximately 1 mile. Turn left at the traffic light at William Street, which has two left turn lanes. Turn from the left turn lane, and proceed through downtown Fredericksburg and across the Rappahannock River. Turn left in the leftmost turn lane at the first stop light across the river. Take the first left on Chatham Lane, and continue until you reach Chatham Manor.
Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center: 9001 Plank Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22553
Take Exit 130B from I-95, and head west on VA Route 3. Proceed approximately 7 miles, and the Visitor Center is on the right (north) side of the road.
Old Salem Church: 4054 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Old Salem Church is surrounded by shopping centers and heavy traffic, so use caution when navigating. To reach Old Salem Church from Fredericksburg or I-95, take Exit 130B from I-95 and head west on VA Route 3. Proceed 1 mile west to the intersection with Salem Church Road. Turn left and take the next left at the traffic light at General Semmes. Turn left and continue for another block to a "T" intersection. Turn left into the parking lot.
Wilderness Battlefield Exhibit Shelter: 35347 Constitution Highway, Locust Grove, VA 22508
From I-95, take Exit 130B and head west on VA Route 3 for approximately 14 miles, then turn left at the traffic light onto Constitution Highway (VA Route 20). Continue along Constitution Highway for about 1.5 miles, then turn into the Exhibit Shelter parking lot on the right.
Ellwood Manor: 36380 Constitution Highway, Orange, VA 22960
From I-95, take Exit 130B and head west on VA Route 3 for approximately 14 miles, then turn left at the traffic light onto Constitution Highway (VA Route 20). Take the second left from Constitution Highway onto the gravel driveway, about 0.5 miles down the road.
Spotsylvania Battlefield Exhibit Shelter: 9550 Grant Drive West, Spotsylvania, VA 22553
From Fredericksburg, take Business Route 1 to Courthouse Road (VA Route 208). Follow Courthouse Road for 7 miles to Brock Road (VA Route 613). Turn right on Brock Road; continue for 1.3 miles, then turn right onto Grant Drive. The Exhibit Shelter will be on your left.
From Wilderness Battlefield, turn right onto Brock Road (VA Route 613) and head south for 7 miles. Turn left onto Grant Drive, and the Exhibit Shelter will be on your left.
"Stonewall" Jackson Shrine
12019 Stonewall Jackson Road, Woodford, VA 22580
Take Exit 118 from I-95, and drive east on Highway 606 for approximately 5 miles. Turn left immediately after crossing the railroad tracks, and continue down the driveway to the parking lot.
Did You Know?
The first infantry shots of the bloodiest campaign in American history were fired in Saunders Field on May 5, 1864.