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Visitor’s Guide to Battle of Fredericksburg 150th Now Available

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Cooperative Effort of the National Park Service and the Regional Tourism Alliance

A 12-page booklet that provides information on all of the upcoming programming associated with the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Fredericksburg is now available.

The booklet is free and can be found at National Park Service visitor centers, local visitor centers for Fredericksburg, Stafford and Spotsylvania, and at various other sites in the community.

The booklet was the joint work of the NPS, the Regional Tourism Partnership, Eastern National and “Fire on the Rappahannock,” at

A digital version can be downloaded from:


Entities wishing to make the booklet available should contact Louise Brent for copies: or 540-371-0802.

For information about Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park and its visitors centers, click here.