Manassas has a wonderful museum system and charming Old Town historic district, perfect for a day trip in Virginia.
Known for Civil War history, Manassas originated in 1852 at the junction of two railroads which linked Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. with the Shenandoah Valley and Richmond. It features a wonderful museum system and charming historic district, perfect for a day trip. Explore Old Town Manassas where family owned shops and restaurants line picturesque streets. Have lunch at Okra’s Louisiana Bistro for Creole and Cajun with a patio setting. Open year round, the farmers’ market sells seasonal produce, breads and more. Stroll down to Center Street Gourmet Wine & Cheese Shop and pick up a bottle of wine or visit Creative Brush Studio where you can buy a painting right from the artist.