Chronology of The Mosby Heritage Area

The Mosby Heritage Area is a region rich with history that spans centuries. From daring escapes on the Underground Railroad to Civil War battles to visits of prominent foreign dignitaries, Northern Virginia's Piedmont and the Lower Shenandoah Valley have seen history. These stories can still be experienced today in the region's historic landscapes, towns, and villages. Indeed, the Heritage Area's history consists of many layers, of which are the highlights below.