Reenactment of the Battle of New Market

The Battle of New Market Reenactment is a unique historical experience taking place on the original 1864 battlefield. It is the site of the oldest annual battle reenactment in the nation. All events are at the Virginia Museum of the Civil War and New Market Battlefield State Historical Park unless otherwise indicated.

Experience Civil War soldier life as you visit on-going demonstrations and living history presentations prior to and after the battle each day. Walk in history's footsteps as you explore the sights and sounds of the Civil War with Signal Corps, Artillery, Cavalry, Musket firing, Camp life, Medical Corps, and much more. Enjoy tasty treats from a variety of food vendors and shop for souvenirs on Sutler Row.

Advance tickets are available by phone. Come experience excitement for a day; memories for a lifetime.

Event Dates/Times

5/15/2015 - 5/17/2015


 Daily entrance fee: $10.00 ages 10 and older, children 9 and under are free.