Manassas in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Battle Begins
Second Battle of Manassas
—Day One - August 28, 1862 - 6 p.m. —
Begin your tour at the Brawner Farm Interpretive Center. The facility, open seasonally, contains interpretive exhibits and audio-visual programs about the campaign. The Brawner Farm Loop Trail begins east of the house and follows the opposing battle lines of the August 28th engagement.
Erected by Manassas National Battlefield Park - National Park Service - Department of the Interior.
Location. 38° 48.83′ N, 77° 34.073′ W. Marker is in Manassas, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker can be reached from Pageland Lane (County Route 705) 0.6 miles north of Lee Highway (U.S. 29), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on the Brawner Farm Interpretive Center parking lot, Manassas National
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Archeology at Brawner Farm (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jackson Strikes (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackson Opens Fire (approx. 0.2 miles away); 19th Indiana Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Stand Up Fight (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shooting Gallery (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manassas.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Brawner Farm Trail Loop Markers.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 26, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.