Virginia Valley & Mountains – Route 11: Winchester to Port Republic

Winchester and area Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District Orientation Center • Located in the Winchester visitor center, 1400 S Pleasant Valley Road, Winchester VA 22601 • 877-871-1326 Exhibits, a short film, maps and other material orient visitors to the wealth of Civil War-related resources in the area. Visitor center open daily 9 am–5 pm. … Read more

Virginia’s Valley & Mountains – Civil War History

Bordered on the west by the Allegheny range and the east by the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Shenandoah Valley dramatically combines beautiful landscapes with extraordinary Civil War history. The Valley is described often as an avenue of invasion directed to the head of the Federal government at Washington D.C. More importantly, it was a vital … Read more