May 26, 2017
Special Summer Programs 2017
The National Park Service is pleased to announce the 2017 schedule for its special summer programs—eight History at Sunset and a series of three campfire programs
May 22, 2017
Memorial Day Ceremony 2017
On Monday, May 29, the National Park Service will join with the community in honoring the nation's fallen soldiers at the annual commemorative ceremony at the Fredericksburg National Cemetery.
May 22, 2017
Summer Hours and Programs for 2017
Summer hours of operation and special summer programs will begin at all of the sites administered by Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park on Saturday, June 10, 2017.
May 15, 2017
Memorial Day Weekend Luminaria at National Cemetery Continues Community Tradition
On Saturday, May 27, the National Park Service will host the 22nd annual illumination of the Fredericksburg National Cemetery.
May 08, 2017
Tourism to Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park creates $56.7 Million in Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 969,895 visitors to Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park in 2016 spent $56.7 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 787 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $75.3 million.
April 03, 2017
The Fitzhugh Sampler Returns to Chatham
The National Park Service is pleased to announce that the sampler begun by young Martha “Patsy” Fitzhugh before her death in 1793 has returned to the place of its creation.
March 20, 2017
Centennial Success at Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania
As the National Park Service celebrated its Centennial year, Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park recorded 969,895 visits to its battlefields and historic sites in 2016.