Special Events

Living historian at Union army camp demonstration.
The park holds many special events throughout the year!

NPS Photo

Special events are sometimes scheduled at the park or at institutions hosting programs by or in cooperation with park historical staff. Call the park at 540-693-3200 or check the park's Facebook page for information including possible schedule changes due to inclement weather or other factors.


Upcoming Events

All public programs are cancelled through at least June 10, 2020.

Consistent with emergency “Stay Home” Executive Order implemented in the Commonwealth of Virginia on March 30, 2020, all public programming is cancelled up through June 10, 2020. This includes the annual Illumination of the Fredericksburg National Cemetery. Decisions regarding programming and access beyond June 10 will be made as circumstances indicate. Stay updated on park Alerts & Conditions.


Check our event calender for a full listing of park events and programs.

Looking for other Civil War events in the Fredericksburg area? Check out the Fredericksburg community event calendar for more!

Last updated: March 31, 2020

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Mailing Address:

120 Chatham Ln
Fredericksburg, VA 22405


(540) 693-3200

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