Fairfax Civil War Days

Fairfax History Day 2022

Saturday, April 23, 2022 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Wander the landscape to meet a tavern keeper, a laundress, suffragists, a blacksmith, and a “Yankee School Marm,” and an

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DC Emancipation Day 2022

Saturday, April 16, 2022 from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Emancipation Day marks April 16th 1862, when President Abraham Lincoln signed the District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act. The Act

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USCT Units at Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day Parade

An annual event held in conjunction with the Gettysburg Address anniversary. A parade of Civil War living history groups begins at 1:00pm. Join us in honoring the soldiers and civilians

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Appomattox Courthouse

Appomattox Living History

The Battle of Appomattox Court House, fought on the morning of April 9, 1865, was the final engagement of Confederate States Army General Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia

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