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Our Neighborhood Attractions

Things To Do, See, and Explore in Manassas, Virginia

Newcomers and long-time residents agree that the city of Manassas radiates its historic charm and lively attractions. Some fall in love with the rich history the town has blossomed from, while others enjoy the bustling energy streaming through the streets. 

Just one hour from Washington, D.C., in Northern Virginia, the many historical sites and modern attractions are easily accessible. Whether you’re just stopping by for a visit or here to stay, the landmark Manassas Train Station makes commuting a breeze. 

Venture into the past to explore the root of this city’s character between the many museums, monuments, and memorable parks. Then flash forward to explore the charming cuisine, craft breweries, and tasteful activities that give Manassas’s historical heart a modern beat.

History and Culture

Manassas Museum

The Manassas Museum System stewards historic sites that are important, not only for their contribution to local history, but for their role in our nation's history. Enjoy exhibits, book talks, front porch talks, programs for kids, walking tours and more.

National Battlefield Park

Manassas National Battlefield Park, part of the National Park Service, preserves the site of two major American Civil War battles: the First Battle of Bull Run, also called the First Battle of Manassas, and the Second Battle of Bull Run or Second Battle of Manassas.

Mayfield Civil War Fort

The fort features eight Civil War interpretive markers. The stone markers for the foundation of the Hooe mansion site Mayfield, the remainder of the Civil War fortification, and a replica of the Quaker guns left by the Confederates.

Arts and Entertainment

Hylton Performing Arts Center

The Hylton Center presents diverse programming through series such as Hylton Presents, Hylton Family Series, the lunchtime Matinee Idylls Series, American Roots Series, and Hylton on the Hill.

ARTfactory

The ARTfactory is the cornerstone of the downtown arts community. They offer an art gallery, theatre arts, visual arts education, dance classes, Arts on the Go™, summer camps and SummerSounds Concert Series.

The Great Xcape

A premier family entertainment center in Manassas, VA. Step into a live video game where you have to escape by solving puzzles and riddles with your friends and family.

Restaurants and Local Favorites

The Black Sheep

This spectacular, two-story historic dairy barn with exposed-beam vaulted ceilings –known as the Thomasson Barn, built in 1929– houses the rustic industrial The Black Sheep: whiskey + wine + noshery.

Old Towne Sports Pub

At the Old Towne Sports Pub, enjoy yourself at an easygoing game-day spot that serves burgers, wings and other classic pub fare, with cocktails and beer.

SEMIFREDDO Italian Cuisine

Authentic Italian cuisine and fine dining are what people come to expect from SEMIFREDDO Italian Cuisine. We are an Italian restaurant in Manassas, VA, serving impeccable meals you’ll never forget.

CJ Finz Raw Bar & Grille

Located in the heart of Old Town Manassas, CJ Finz Raw Bar & Grille is a family-owned and operated surf and turf restaurant offering coastal dining with a hometown feel.

The Bone BBQ

Located in historic Old Town Manassas, the Bone BBQ is a quaint spot next to the train station with a comfortable patio, we serve up the same classic hickory smoked meats and homemade sides six days a week.

Battle Street Bistro

Battle Street Bistro is the sister restaurant to their original location, The Secret Garden Café, and as such, they are being true to their formula of team service and made-from-scratch food and drinks.

Locals’ Choice Wineries and Breweries

KO Distilling

Enjoy a cocktail in their beautiful tasting room, explore their production facility and barrel room, and buy a bottle to take home with you.

Aroma Wine Tasting

Make a day trip and enjoy wine tastings, wine flights, bottles, glasses and of course Slushies! Assorted Cheeses, charcuterie and crackers are available.

2 Silos Brewing Co.

This is a place for family and friends to come together and enjoy craft beer, food, cocktails, and live music. They are a family committed to bringing the best that local brewers, chefs, and entertainers have to offer in one unforgettable experience.

Heritage Brewing Co.

Heritage Brewing Co. was built on the backs of veteran brothers. Through our patrons, distributors, and partners, our company and brands have continued to grow and improve relentlessly.

Eavesdrop Brewery

Whether you’re flying solo or in the company of others, we invite you to come by, have a great beer, and enjoy the ambiance that their family-friendly brewery has to offer.

Effingham Manor & Winery

Open seven days a week enjoy the pastoral setting, the award winning wines and take some Effingham history home. Tables by reservation, with walk-ins always welcome.

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