Shenandoah Valley Battlefields

National Historic District - Virginia

The Shenanandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District is located in northern Virginia and comprises eight counties in the Shenandoah Valley, including the scene of Jackson's Valley Campaign of 1862, Lee's Gettysburg Campaign of 1863 and Sheridan's Shenandoah Campaign of 1864. Battlefields within the District area include the First and Second battles of Kernstown, the First, Second and Third battles of Winchester and the Battle of New Market.

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Tail Map of Appalachian National Scenic Trail (NST) in Connecticut, Georgia, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont, West Virginia. Published by the National Park Service (NPS).

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Map of the U.S. National Park System. Published by the National Park Service (NPS).

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Map of the U.S. National Park System with Unified Regions. Published by the National Park Service (NPS).

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Shenandoah Valley Battlefields NHD https://www.nps.gov/shvb/index.htm https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acadia_National_Park The Shenanandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District is located in northern Virginia and comprises eight counties in the Shenandoah Valley, including the scene of Jackson's Valley Campaign of 1862, Lee's Gettysburg Campaign of 1863 and Sheridan's Shenandoah Campaign of 1864. Battlefields within the District area include the First and Second battles of Kernstown, the First, Second and Third battles of Winchester and the Battle of New Market. It's hard to imagine that the now-peaceful beauty of the Shenandoah Valley was once shattered by the Civil War. Today you can take a walk through the Valley's breathtaking landscapes and historic towns, or explore the region’s dramatic Civil War story at historic sites, battlefields, courthouses, cemeteries, walking trails, and museums. You'll find something for everyone here in the Valley. Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum in Old Winchester Courthouse The Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum provides an overview of the region's Civil War history Third Winchester Battlefield Wooden fence at Third Winchester Battlefield Trails and interpretive signs guide visitors through the historic events that took place at Third Winchester Battlefield National Park Service Shapes Future of Support for NHA Program Coordinating a nationwide program and providing support to 55 National Heritage Areas (NHAs) across the country requires a small but dedicated team of National Park Service staff. That team met in spring 2019 in Washington, DC, to discuss how to best support the diverse NHAs now and into the future. NHA Program staff visiting Fisher’s Hill Battlefield in Shenandoah Valley Battlefields, VA Shenandoah's Civil War Connection The Blue Ridge Mountains running along the East side of the Shenandoah Valley make up the core of Shenandoah National Park where Skyline Drive runs along their crest. What visitors may not realize is that they are driving along one of the most significant tools the Confederacy utilized during the American Civil War. Historic map sketched by Jedediah Hotchkiss.

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