Picnicking is available at Manassas National Battlefield Park at the Brownsville Picnic Area. Located off of Groveton Road, the picnic area includes ample parking for vehicles and buses, picnic tables, a covered pavilion, and a limited number of raised grills for cooking. Restroom facilities are available.
Picnic tables and the pavilion are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please remember to clean your picnic area, including the grill and the ground around the table, thoroughly after each use.
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.