Rich in Civil War history, Spotsylvania is located southwest of Fredericksburg, Virginia. Here you’ll find the Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, the second largest military park in the world.
Four Civil War battlefields are located in Spotsylvania County, including Chancellorsville Battlefield and Courthouse Battlefield. Visit Salem Church, which was used as a hospital by both sides. See the Confederate Cemetery, visit the site where Stonewall Jackson met his fate, or take a tour of Ellwood Manor.
Lake Anna is a popular destination for boating, fishing, and swimming. If you prefer golf, visit one of the top-rated courses that play through Civil War landmarks. There’s shopping, farmer’s markets, wineries, art studios, the Virginia Renaissance Faire, and more. If that isn’t enough, a short drive away you’ll find the Blue Ridge Mountains, King’s Dominion Amusement Park, Historic Williamsburg, Virginia Beach, and Washington, D.C.
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