History at Sunset

Jackson Monument at sunset
"Stonewall" Jackson monument on Henry Hill at sunset

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History at Sunset - 2021

Please join us as we continue our commemoration of the 160th anniversary of the First Battle of Manassas (Bull Run).

Programs begin at 5 p.m.
Please meet at the Henry Hill Visitor Center.

October 2, 2021
News From The Front: Learning the Cost of War

How did the nation learn about the tragedy of the First Battle of Manassas (Bull Run)? Join a park historian for a 90-minute program discussing the role of letters, newspapers, and photographs in shaping the memory of the first major land battle of the Civil War. Program to be led by Anthony Trusso.


October 17, 2021
The West Point Class of 1861 at the Battle of Bull Run

Due to the outbreak of the Civil War, two classes graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1861. Join a park historian for a 90-minute program focused on the famous members – Union and Confederate – who rose to distinction in combat at the First Battle of Manassas (Bull Run). Program to be led by Hank Elliott.


Last updated: October 16, 2021

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