Manassas Industrial School/Jennie Dean Memorial
Born a slave in western Prince William County in 1894, Jennie Dean realized her dream of creating a school where young African -American men and women could learn marketable trades. Outdoor memorial and exhibits open all day, year-round. Memorial is part of the Manassas Museum System.
- 9601 Prince William Street
Manassas, Virginia 20110
More about the area:
According to legend, the name Manassas was derived from an Indian source or from Manasseh, a Jewish innkeeper at Manassas Gap. Manassas originated in 1852 at the junction of two railroads which linked...
Local Tourism Resources:
Historic Manassas Visitor Center
9431 West St.
Manassas, VA 20110
703-396-7130 or 800-432-1792
Prince William County Visitor Information Center
Just off I-95 Exit 160
200 Mill St.
Occoquan, VA 22125
Daily 9:00 am - 5:00 pm http://www.visitpwc.com