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New Market Battlefield State Historical Park
8895 George Collins Pkwy
PO Box 1864
New Market, Va 22844

(866) 515-1864

Open daily year-round 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., except New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and day.

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Upcoming Events at the Park

All event details subject to change.

Sep. 6, 2015

VMI New Cadet Orientation

Every year during the first weekend of September, the VMI freshmen class, or Rats as they are called, visits the Virginia Museum of the Civil War for a daylong orientation on the same battlefield the cadets of 1864 fought.

Oct. 31, 2015

Spirits of New Market

Come and join us for a guided lantern tour of the battlefield and travel back in time to the evening of the Battle of New Market. Learn about the spirit and character of the participants as they tell you of their experiences that fateful day.

Dec. 5, 2015

Christmas on the Farm

Costumed historical interpreters at the Park's Bushong Farm share traditions of Christmas in the Shenandoah Valley before and during the Civil War.