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150th Anniversary of the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House

Attack on the Muleshoe

The attack at the Bloody Angle constituted the horrific climax of the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House.

May 8-18, 2014

Note: Schedule is subject to change, and it does not include living history demonstrations or partner programs. To make bus tour reservations, call the Fredericksburg Battlefield Bookstore at (540) 372-3034. Bus tours cost $25 each.

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Did You Know?

Photo of dead in Sunken Road during Battle of 2nd Fredericksburg

The famous photo of the Sunken Road at Fredericksburg was taken on May 3, 1863 during the 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg. The dead are members of Barksdale's Mississippi Brigade.