Prince William, VA's unique and extensive African American history is shared through many of our historic sites and communities. We invite you to explore the history, arts, culture and contributions of Black Americans along Prince William County's African American History Trail


aerial shot of the outside of the Manassas Museum


Manassas Trail Head

Pick up the African American history trail in historic downtown Manassas. Visit the Manassas Museum for details on the city’s rich African American heritage from the antebellum period through the Civil War and Jim Crow eras into the late 20th century. 





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Black Owned Businesses