Exhibit renovations at Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center
The exhibits and film at Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center are closed due to renovation work. We expect to reopen with new exhibits in the spring of 2014. The bookstore and visitor center at Chancellorsville are open daily.
Delayed opening of park on Tuesday, 12/10 due to inclement weather
Park visitor centers and roads are currently scheduled to open at 11 a.m. For the latest updates on park delays and closures, please follow this link to the park's Facebook page. More »
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).
Visitor Center, Features a 22-minute film offered on the hour and the half hour (fee).
The exhibits at Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center are closed due to renovation work. We expect to reopen with new exhibits in the spring of 2014. The bookstore and visitor center at Chancellorsville are open daily.
Visitor Center, Features a 22-minute film shown on the hour and half hour (fee).
Jackson Wounding Walking Tour, a 35-minute guided walk along the site of "Stonewall" Jackson's wounding offered as staffing permits. Please contact the Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center for more information.
Wilderness Exhibit Shelter, An open-air exhibit shelter is available to help visitors understand the battle.
Ellwood, a historic home used as a Union headquarters.
Spotsylvania Court House Battlefield
Spotsylvania Exhibit Shelter, An open-air exhibit shelter is available to help visitors understand the battle.
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 Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed Monday - Friday. Free.
Old Salem Church
Battle site and field hospital during the Battle of Chancellorsville.
Did You Know?
Three presidents have been inside Chatham Manor. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson visited the Fitzhughs, their good friends. Abraham Lincoln attended a meeting in Chatham. A fourth president, William Henry Harrison, visited the grounds of Chatham when he was the president elect.