Event Details

  • 12/07/2012

    Location: Fredericksburg Time: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Fee Information: Most events are free

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Civil War Historymobile

To be announced

Come learn about the Civil War in Virginia through the Commonwealth's moving museum, the Historymobile

9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Kids Day on the Battlefield

Sunken Road

Join historians and Civil War reenactors as they bring to life the sights and sounds of the battlefield

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Battle of Fredericksburg Bus Tours

Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center

Join a National Park Service historian for a four-hour tour encompassing the entire Fredericksburg Battlefield (fee)

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Slaughter Pen

Slaughter Pen Farm, Route 2

See the portion of the battlefield where six Union soldiers won the Medal of Honor

7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Prelude to Battle

Fredericksburg Presbyterian Church

In this one-hour lecture, historian and author Frank O'Reilly sets the stage for the campaign


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