Prince William County

Prince William County

Prince William County

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Explore the 12 sites within Prince William County & the city of Manassas, Virginia designated as part of the Revolutionary War History Trail. The Revolutionary War History Trail connects visitors with the great campaigns and lesser-known sites of the Revolutionary War in this region. Illustrated signs combine storytelling with historic images at each historic site. Rippon Lodge Historic Site leads the county’s commemoration with events scheduled throughout the year.

Local Events

ChildrenChildren's Day at the Museum Sponsored by the Colonial Downs Group: Join the Home Front!
June 10, 2023 - June 10, 2023
Prince William County

• Description: Learn about the monumental Prince William Resolves and how local people joined the war effort! Spin wool from local American sheep as... Read More

The Weems-Botts Bibliophiles: Revolutionary Unrest The Weems-Botts Bibliophiles: Revolutionary Unrest
June 24, 2023 - June 24, 2023
Prince William County

Indulge in the most shocking & amusing protest literature stemming from the Revolutionary War as we read and discuss the literature that was instrumen... Read More

Harvest Day at Rippon LodgeHarvest Day at Rippon Lodge
September 23, 2023
Prince William County

Learn the history of harvest day during the colonial era at Rippon Lodge Historic Site. Crafts, picking fresh veggies from the garden, pumpkin paintin... Read More

Rippon Lodge 275th Celebration FinaleRippon Lodge 275th Celebration Finale
November 08, 2023 - November 08, 2023
Prince William County

In 1747, construction began on Rippon Lodge, one of the area’s oldest homes. For this anniversary celebration, Rippon Lodge Historic Site welcomes y... Read More

Potomac People: Indigenous Tribes of Eastern Prince WilliamPotomac People: Indigenous Tribes of Eastern Prince William
November 18, 2023
Prince William County

Before Europeans came to the area now known as Prince William County, the Doegs inhabited the local region. For Native American Heritage Month, join u... Read More


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