Fairfax County and the
Capital Region's Civil War Sites
The Civil War in Fairfax County touched the lives of Union and Confederate soldiers, free and enslaved African-Americans, and everyday citizens caught in the middle of the conflict. Fairfax County's amazing Civil War sites range from the Stone Bridge on the eastern part of Manassas National Battlefield Park to various Civil War Trail markers and historical signs that detail the stories of our county's heritage.Read More.
Within easy driving distance from the center of Fairfax lies some of the most fascinating sites and most recognizable names in all of Civil War history. All sites listed are within a 2 hour car ride and are less than 90 miles in total distance from the geographical center of Fairfax County.Read More.