New Market Battlefield State Historical Park
(38 min)"State Historical park;historic American Civil War battlefield and national historic district located near New Market, Shenandoah County, Virginia. The district encompasses the site of the Battle of New Market, a battle fought on May 15, 1864, during Valley Campaigns of 1864."
The 1864 Battle of New Market was fought here. The VMI students were marched out of class and Marched in to Battle and History.
Point of Interest
“Excellent venue, part of the James Madison University (JMU) campus, showcasing a variety of theatre, concert, and dance performances.”
“Mountain horseback trail riding. Enjoy a trail ride on one of our gentle mountain horses. Located in the Shenandoah Mountains near Luray Va. Ranch packages .”
“This is the only restaurant on the mountain ! Open from 8am for breakfast and closes around 9pm.”
“one of the best caverns in the Valley. Located next to a park which includes a trail with fitness stations and runs along a river.”
“Offers river trips by canoe, kayak or tube. All trips are self guided unless otherwise arranged in advance. You can also fish on your trip as well. 12 minutes South of Fox Creek Lodge”