Where America Happened

The Journey Through Hallowed Ground NHA is the unique historic and scenic region from Gettysburg to Charlottesville, with Civil War battlefields and historic sites, small towns and orchards, and unspoiled landscapes that can be explored by car, bike, canoe, or on foot or horseback. The region is alive with vibrant historic downtowns, bounteous agriculture, and rich cultural events.

Civil War artillery in a farm field at sunrise

Journey Through Hallowed Ground

Plan your visit to Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area.

Last updated: June 11, 2019

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P.O. Box 77
Waterford, VA 20197


(540) 882-4929

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