Manassas Industrial School/Jennie Dean Memorial

Historical SitesManassas, VA

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.

Manassas Industrial School/Jennie Dean Memorial

9601 Prince William Street
Manassas, VA 20110

Prince William County, VA
703-368-1873

MORE ABOUT THE AREA

Manassas, VA — 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 REFERENCES

Historic Manassas Visitor Center
9431 West St. Manassas, VA 20110 703-396-7130 or 800-432-1792
www.visitpwc.com