Visitor Center Closed Due to Inclement Weather
Due to inclement weather, the Henry Hill Visitor Center will close at 11 a.m. on Sunday, December 8. Park grounds remain open.
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 »
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?
Capt. James Ricketts was wounded and captured while commanding a Union battery at First Manassas. His wife Fannie found him at a field hospital, and accompanied her husband to a Richmond prison to nurse him back to health. Ricketts survived and ended the war a Major General.