Laws & Policies
As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.
It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit our state’s website.
Virginia Law (link)
See sections 18.2-279 through 18.2-312
Virginia Attorney General (link)
Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.
Did You Know?
Manassas National Battlefield Park has been recognized by the National Audubon Society as an Important Bird Area. The park is home to over 160 species of birds, half of which are migratory.