• Sunken Road, Stone Wall and Innis House

    Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania

    National Military Park Virginia

Operating Hours & Seasons

Hours of operation vary by season and building. The park is closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Otherwise, park grounds are open daily from sunrise to sunset.

Please check our Facebook page for updates regarding inclement weather (www.facebook.com/fredericksburgspotsylvanianmp) or contact one of our visitor centers at the numbers below.

All programs are staff dependent; we recommend calling in advance to verify hours and tour times. For additional information, call one of the park visitor centers at 540-373-6122 (Fredericksburg) or 540-786-2880 (Chancellorsville).

 
Innis House

Guided tours are offered along the Sunken Road.

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Fredericksburg Battlefield

Visitor Center, Features a 22-minute film offered on the hour and the half hour (fee).
Open daily: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunken Road Walking Tour, a 35 minute guided walking tour.
Leaves from Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center
Weekdays at 10:25 a.m., 11:25 a.m., 1:25 p.m., 2:25 p.m., and 3:25 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at 10:25 a.m., 11:25 a.m., 12:25 p.m., 1:25 p.m., 2:25 p.m., and 3:25 p.m.

 
Cannon at Fairview sighted toward Hazel Grove

Cannon at Fairview sighted toward Hazel Grove.

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Chancellorsville Battlefield

The Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a staffed information desk, restrooms, and the bookstore. Currently the film is not available.

Jackson Wounding Tour, a 35 minute guided walking tour.
Leaves from Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center
Daily at 10:25 a.m., 11:25 a.m., 1:25 p.m., 2:25 p.m., and 3:25 p.m.

 
Saunders Field, Confederate perspective

A path leads visitors through Saunders' Field on the Wilderness Battlefield.

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Wilderness Battlefield

Wilderness Exhibit Shelter, An open-air exhibit shelter is available to help visitors understand the battle.
Historian on duty daily from 9:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
"Grant vs. Lee: No Turning Back" walking tour leaves from Wilderness Exhibit shelter, daily at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 2:00 p.m.

Ellwood, a historic home used as a Union headquarters.
Open daily from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
"More Than a House" walking tour of the Ellwood grounds and cemetery leaves from Ellwood daily at 3:30 p.m.

 
Bloody Angle

The Bloody Angle witnessed some of the fiercest fighting of the Civil War.

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Spotsylvania Court House Battlefield

Spotsylvania Exhibit Shelter, An open-air exhibit shelter is available to help visitors understand the battle.
Historian on duty daily from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
"Bloody Angle" walking tour leaves from tour stop #2 on the Spotsylvania Court House Battlefield daily at 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

 
"Stonewall" Jackson Shrine

Sunset at the "Stonewall" Jackson Shrine, the original office building where the Confederate general died on May 10, 1863.

Larry Stuart

Chatham

Historic building and Union headquarters. Open daily 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

"Stonewall" Jackson Shrine

Historic building where General Jackson died. Open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Old Salem Church

Battle site and field hospital during the Battle of Chancellorsville.
Open Saturdays and Sundays from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Did You Know?

Confederate artillerists on Marye's Heights

Burnside's objective in attacking Marye's Heights is unknown. His orders simply state, "Push a column of a division or more along the Plank and Telegraph roads, with a view to seizing the heights in the rear of the town."