Hotel and Travel Information

Emerging Civil War is again proud to partner with Stevenson Ridge, to bring you this years symposium. Attendees of the event are encouraged to stay on site at Stevenson Ridge. The inn is offering a 10% discount on rooms to attendees.

We also have rooms blocked off at the Hampton Inn-Fredericksburg South.  This hotel is only a 10-15 minute drive from Stevenson Ridge. We have partnered with the Hampton Inn for the last four years. Attendees have been delighted with the quality and service of both establishments.

Stevenson Ridge:  Home of this year’s Symposium. Stevenson Ridge offers elegant and historic lodging at one of their several historic cottages.  Attendees to the Symposium will receive 10% off the lodging rate.  For more information contact Stevenson Ridge at 540-582-6263 or visit their website at: www.stevensonridge.net.

Stevenson Ridge-6901 Meeting Street, Spotsylvania, VA 22553

Stevenson Ridge-6901 Meeting Street, Spotsylvania, VA 22553

 

Hampton Inn-Fredericksburg South:  Located approximately 10 minutes away from Stevenson’s Ridge near exit 126 on Interstate 95.  A discounted block of rooms ($92 + tax per night) have been set aside under the name “Emerging Civil War Symposium” for August 4th-6th.  To reserve your room contact the Hampton Inn at 540-898-5000 by July 14th, 2017 and mention “Emerging Civil War Symposium.” Click here to visit the Hampton Inn website.

Hampton Inn- Fredericksburg South 4800 Market Street Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Hampton Inn- Fredericksburg South
4800 Market Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22408

*If you are not planning on staying at the above facilities, there are a number of hotels and motels in the Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania area. Emerging Civil War only has blocks of discounted rooms at Stevenson Ridge and the Hampton Inn-Fredericksburg South.

 

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Getting to Stevenson Ridge:

There are numerous routes to get to Stevenson Ridge, although most participants will use the I-95 corridor.

If approaching Fredericksburg from I-95 South-Exit 126A is the most direct exit, but if there is heavy traffic, consider using Exit 118.

If approaching Fredericksburg from the I-95 North-Exit 126A is the most direct exit, but if there is heavy traffic, consider using Exit 130A or 133A.

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The address of Stevenson Ridge is:
6901 Meeting Street
Spotsylvania, VA 22553

Important Reminder:

The Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium is being held in Northern Virginia. Traffic in this area of the I-95 corridor can be EXTREMELY heavy on Friday afternoons/evenings, especially if you are traveling in from the north. Please note this as you plan your trip.

From the Hampton Inn: Make a right on US Route 1 (Jeff Davis Highway). Make a left onto Hood Drive. at the intersection with Route 208 (Courthouse Road) make a left. After 4.7 miles on 208, Stevenson Ridge will be on your right.

From the Hampton Inn to Stevenson Ridge:
Make a right on US Route 1 (Jeff Davis Highway). Make a left onto Hood Drive. At the intersection with Route 208 (Courthouse Road) make a left. After 4.7 miles on 208, Stevenson Ridge will be on your right.