Chancellorsville Visitor Center Closed Beginning Dec. 23
The Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center will be closed for renovation work until March 15, when we expect to open on a limited basis. The information desk, restrooms, and bookstore will open then, but exhibits will be closed as we install new.
Exhibit renovations at Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center
Exhibits are currently unavailable at the Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center, as we remove old exhibits and prepare the building for new exhibits in June 2014. The information desk, bookstore, and restrooms are available.
Directions to Salem Church
Salem Church is located at 4054 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, Va. 22407 near the intersection of Route 3 and Salem Church Road in an area of shopping centers with heavy traffic. To reach Salem Church from Fredericksburg or I-95, take Route 3 west (exit 130). Proceed about one mile west of the interstate to a traffic light at the major intersection with Salem Church Road. Turn left (south) and proceed one block to the traffic light at General Semmes. Turn left and proceed one block to a "t" intersection. Turn left and proceed a short distance to the Salem Church parking lot. To view the park map. click here. You can enlarge the map to see more detail.
The grounds consist of the church, an one acre of ground. The church is open from 3:00-6:00 on weekends during the summer season. Click here for more information on visiting Salem Church.
Did You Know?
Stonewall Jackson was wounded next to the modern Chancellorsville Visitor Center on May 2, 1863, but died eight days later of pneumonia in what is now called the Stonewall Jackson Shrine. More...