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Battle of Richmond Visitors Center

101 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY 40475-8337
+1 859-624-0013
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Great Historical Home to Visit

The visitors center was once a home that just happened to lay witness to the battle that raged... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Brad W
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Winchester, Kentucky
Civil War

What a well presented place. The curator Philip was very accommodating. The video's were very... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
MaryGregg
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Trafalgar, Indiana
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101 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY 40475-8337
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Reviewed 29 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
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Reviewed 18 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
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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

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Reviewed 21 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
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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
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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
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Reviewed 21 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
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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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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in the Civil War, or in learning a little about the history of our country, this is an interesting exhibit. The visitor's center is loaded with information about the Battle of Richmond including small brochures on many of the individuals who...More

1  Thank bandman15
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is a smaller museum but very informative and full of Civil War period artifacts and military regalia, plus several multimedia presentations. An hour well spent while visiting gthe grandkids.

1  Thank RickCrescentCity_CA
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