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Wilderness Civil War Battlefield

120 Chatham Ln, Fredericksburg, VA 22405

(540) 373-4461

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Lee and Grant clashed at the Wilderness for the first time on May 5-6, 1864. This vicious engagement resulted in 26,000 casualties and marked Grant's first step toward Appomattox. A battlefield tour begins at the Wilderness Exhibit Shelter. Open Daily 9 am to 5 pm, except Christmas and New Year's Day.

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