Lake Anna State Park
Spotsylvania residents may enjoy almost any outdoor activity they desire at Lake Anna State Park. The park includes the 13,000-acre Lake Anna that provides boating, swimming, and fishing options, including opportunities for children and the disabled. In addition, the park allows individuals and families to camp in cabins, bunks, or at the park's campground. Day activities include picnics, 15 miles of walking trails of varying difficulty levels, horseback riding opportunities, and a variety of other outdoor activities. From the athletic individual to the family looking for a getaway, the park allows Spotsylvania residents to enjoy time outside and on the water among beautiful surroundings.
National Military Par
The rich historical legacy of Spotsylvania and Fredericksburg Counties comes alive at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. This park, which is the world's second largest, enshrines the history of the Civil War, much of which played out in Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Counties. Historic events commemorated in the park include the battles of Chancellorsville and Fredericksburg. The park includes events to teach children more about the history of the area, walking trails and driving tours. In addition, the park offers a variety of special events to allow attendees to delve even deeper into the history of the park.
Spotsylvania County M
The Spotsylvania County Museum contains a number of collections and exhibits that provide visitors with an introduction into the rich history of Spotsylvania County. The displays in the museum provide visitors with irresistible peeks into the people and events that shaped Spotsylvania County. For instance, collections include artifacts and photographs that provide a glimpse into life early in the county's history while a photo album enshrines the images of some of the county's residents in the mid-1800s. Highlights of the museum include displays on famous area battles, and special events that instruct the whole family.