What to do in Fredericksburg, VA

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Fredericksburg Attractions

They say the best things come in small packages, and this charming city is no exception. From amazing tourist attractions to thrilling excursions, there's a wealth of things to do in Fredericksburg.

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What to do in Fredericksburg

Free Things to Do in Fredericksburg

They say the best things in life are free. Be sure to visit the following around Fredericksburg:

University of Mary Washington Galleries - Take the entire family and set off on an intriguing adventure through history with each other.

Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery - Get ready to feel like you've stepped back in time while ambling around this historic attraction.

Fredericksburg Presbyterian Church - Take a moment for some meditation or prayer at this respected religious site.

Old Mill Park - No matter if you know your lilies from lilacs, you're certain to find beauty in this marvelous display.

Things to Do in Fredericksburg with Kids

Fredericksburg is a superb destination for a family escape. Take the kids along and enjoy these popular family friendly experiences together:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Fredericksburg on a sunny day?
What to do in Fredericksburg on a rainy day?
There’s no need to splish, splash and splosh your way through a rainy day when there are wonderful indoor activities on offer:

What should I not miss in Fredericksburg?
If you only have time for one sight here, make it Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center.
Are there cheap things to do in Fredericksburg?
What can you do in Fredericksburg for free?
You’ll barely have time to grab your wallet out of your backpack with so many free things to do:

  • Spotsylvania Towne Centre
  • Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park
  • Indian Punch Bowl
  • Old Mill Park

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