Hours of Operation

Ellwood Manor 2015 Regular Hours of Operation as Set Forth by NPS:                

 Hours: 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.
 April 6 – 12  Daily
 April 26 – May 31  Saturday, Sunday, Federal Holidays
 June 6 – August 16  Daily
 August 22 – Octber 25  Saturday, Sunday, Federal Holidays


Wilderness Crossing Trail – Guided Walking Tours:

FoWB volunteers conduct walking tours along the Wilderness Crossing Trail every Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. (weather permittng).  The tours begin at on the lawn on the west side of the manor house and last approximately 1.5 hours.  Please wear proper footwear and consider bringing along water and bug repellent.  Click Here to review the self guided trail guide.


Ellwood Grounds:

Grounds Diagram from NPS Brochure

The grounds at Ellwood are open Sunrise to Sunset every day of the year. Visitors may visit the grounds, even when the house is closed, by following these procedures:

Check in at the Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center. (Map)

Pick up a pass for your car.

Park at the Ellwood Manor gate on Route 20.

Walk the four-tenths of a mile from the gate to the grounds.





Early Morning Group TourSpecial Tours:

Welcome by prior arrangement are private tours of Ellwood Manor, the grounds and/or the battlefield for school groups, civic clubs and others. Use category ‘Ellwood’ after clicking contact us for more information.