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Another Piece of Civil War History

We found this visitors center on the Battle of Richmond and the Civil War overall to be very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SarahPU
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Dublin, Ohio
CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT WEEKEND

The last weekend in August the battlefield does their annual reenactment. It was hot but they had a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Don M
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Lexington, Kentucky
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101 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY 40475-8337
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this visitors center on the Battle of Richmond and the Civil War overall to be very informative. The gentleman at the the center was very knowledgeable. He shared additional historic tidbits that helped to flesh out more the stories of some of the...More

Thank SarahPU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The last weekend in August the battlefield does their annual reenactment. It was hot but they had a good turnout of reenactors and visitors. This battlefield park is a big visitor attraction for Richmond. It brings in people not only during the reenactment but at...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 28 January 2018

The visitors center was once a home that just happened to lay witness to the battle that raged nearby. The house was used a field hospital, and the upper floor rooms still bear blood stains on it's wooden floors. A great place to visit, particularly...More

Thank Brad W
Reviewed 17 October 2017

What a well presented place. The curator Philip was very accommodating. The video's were very interesting and helped me understand how the Civil War played out for the 4 years it ran. great exhibits of uniforms, bullets, and other paraphernalia used during the civil war....More

Thank MaryGregg
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy civil war era history you will love this area. The battle of Richmond was fought on these very grounds. Plan your trip for the reenactment you will enjoy

Thank earlb101
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Can't give a fair rating of this attraction as it is not open on Sunday. The Visitor Information Center in Richmond is also closed on SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, or we may have realized that this was the case, wasted our time visiting both sites. What...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The museum is small but well put together. Artifacts are good and the interactive map was useful. The building itself is nice too boot.

1  Thank Sean C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This sight has a good number of Civil War memorabilia displayed. There are several uniform replicas on display as well as a number of photos and written mementos from the war. There was also a short video presentation in at least 3 room. As civil...More

1  Thank Vermontsun
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A nicely appointed historical house with a museum is worth the trip inside. Learn about the battle of Richmond while you tour the facility.

1  Thank CathyMosier
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the time. Great collection of historical artifacts and a guide who gave us lots of interesting information on the battle and the civil war. It was also sobering to get a glimpse of the magnitude of the civil war. We highly recommend this...More

1  Thank liketrips
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