Event Details

  • 12/13/2012

    Location: Fredericksburg Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (540) 373-6122

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Attacking Marye's Heights: Sacrificing to Win

Fredericksburg City Dock

Walk the ground where, early in the day, Union troops attacked Marye's Heights in an effort to draw Confederate attention away from the attacks south of town

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Breakthrough at Prospect Hill

Tour Stop 6, Fredericksburg Battlefield

Join park historians as they stroll Prospect Hill, where, for a few brief minutes, the outcome of the battle hung in the balance

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Hopeless Charge:The Last Attacks against Marye's Heights

Hurkamp Park on George Street

Follow the path of Union soldiers who continued to attack Marye's Heights after all hopes of victory had vanished


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