Visitor Center Museum Closed During Construction Project
The museum at the Henry Hill Visitor Center is closed due to the installation of a fire protection system in the exhibit area. The visitor center and gift shop remain open daily and the park film is shown hourly. More »
Manassas National Battlefield Park is located within the Triassic basin of the northern Virginia piedmont. The park is characterized by gently rolling hills with a patchwork of open fields and forests. The Park's landscape is representitive of the Culpeper basin and is one of the region's most unspoiled areas. The animals that can be found here are typical of this region.
Did You Know?
Lieutenant Adelbert Ames of the 5th U.S. Artillery was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions at First Manassas. Ames would eventually rise to the rank of brevet Major General. He would outlive all other general officers of the Civil War, dying in 1933 at the age of 97.