• Manassas National Battlefield Park

    Manassas

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the park close?
The park Visitors Center closes at 5:00 pm daily, but the grounds, trails and parking areas are open until dark. Park rangers will come around and lock the gates to the parking lots as darkness approaches. Please be sure to get your vehicle out so you don't get locked in.

When is the historic Stone House open?
The Stone House is open on weekends from 10:00am - 4:00pm. Stop by and say hello to our wonderful park volunteers who provide guided tours and programs for visitors.

When do you fire the cannon?
Historic weapons demonstrations are offered on weekends and during the summer. Please check the posted schedule at the Visitors Center for a listing of times. These programs are free with park admission.

Can we camp in the park?
No, the park does not have camping facilities. The closest campground is at Prince William Forest Park, about 15 miles south of Manassas. (click here for more info.)

Can I bring my dog?
Yes, dogs and other pets are allowed in the park and must be kept on a leash, even on the trails. The leash must remain connnected to you and the pet at all times while in the park.

Can we have a picnic in the park?
Yes, only in designated areas. Picnic tables are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at Stuart's Hill (behind park headquarters) and at the Brownsville Picnic Area off Groveton Road. (See the park map for directions or ask at the Visitors Center.)

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