Fauquier Civil War Heritage

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Fauquier County’s Civil War History. Located in the heart of Virginia, this storied county played a pivotal role in one of the most significant chapters of American History. Discover battlefields, landmarks, and untold stories that shaped the course of our nations as you embark on a captivating journey through Fauquier County’s Civil War past.

With its proximity to Washington, DC and the Confederate capital of Richmond Virginia, Fauquier County saw troop movements and frequent occupation. The occupation of Fauquier changed hands 67 times during the Civil War. Twelve battlefield sites, countless troop movements, encampments, and skirmishes took place throughout this land which lies at the heart of America’s Hallowed Grounds’ of Civil War history. Fauquier County is at the crossroads of the most divisive time in American history.

Download the Civil War brochures now and set out for your own historic adventure in Fauquier County!

Civil War Heritage Brochure

Civil War Battlefields Brochure