History & Museums
Loudoun County’s military history runs deep as numerous monuments, interpretive signs and headstones denote. From a military thoroughfare to the battlefield, Loudoun’s past is intertwined with the American military tradition.
Soak up the region’s history by exploring towns and villages or visit a museum to learn about the past firsthand. Take a step back in time to see what Loudoun was like hundreds of years ago through the existing architecture, guided tours and military reenactments.
Walk in the footsteps of influential people like John Mosby, James Monroe and George C. Marshall. See where important legislation was composed and stand in the very location where battles occurred at The Marshall House and Ball’s Bluff Battlefield Regional Park.
Don’t forget to use the Civil War Trail and The Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area as a guide to help you plan your stops! Browse below for locations you can visit in Loudoun for a truly authentic experience.