The story behind Stonewall.

Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson was a Confederate general during the American Civil War and continues to be well-known as a gifted commander. Even today, his tactical decisions continue to be studied as examples of innovative and bold leadership. Read more.


attractions & events

Muster on the Maury


Prepare to be transported back in time and watch as history comes alive before your very own eyes. Experience for yourself what it was like during the Civil War at this fun-filled and education event.

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Thunder in the Valley


Witness the 150th anniversary events of the 1864 Union Raid and Confederate Resistance through Virginia. Activities include cavalry ride, reenactment, dance and conference.

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The Jackson House


The Stonewall Jackson House located
on Washington Street in downtown
Lexington is the only home that
Jackson ever owned.

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