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You can almost hear the battle

The second largest Civil War battle in Kentucky, the Battle of Richmond was one of the most... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
cathym0sier
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Berea, Kentucky
Great place

We stopped on a Sunday so it was closed but you can still walk around the property and read all the... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Linda K
via mobile
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101 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY 40475-8337
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 July 2013 via mobile

We stopped in here it's a big brick house. It has modern lazer map that goes along with a video. The gentlemen Paul I believe was his name was great. He made the house even more interesting he was very informative gave our boys pens...More

4  Thank lorilouholz
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Reviewed 20 June 2015

The day after memorial day, some of my colleagues and decided to visit the battle of Richmond visitor center, here we were guided through the journey of some of the fallen historians and there stories. It was very interesting seeing how well history was preserved...More

1  Thank Ad W
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The second largest Civil War battle in Kentucky, the Battle of Richmond was one of the most decisive and complete Confederate victories in the entire war. The visitor's center was constructed around 1811 by Adam Rogers, and was his family’s home during the Battle of...More

Thank cathym0sier
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped on a Sunday so it was closed but you can still walk around the property and read all the signs, great history and very informative, and we didn’t even get in to the building! Swing over.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 25 September 2018

If you are anywhere near this area, don't just pass this by. When my children were younger, I wish I had known about this place. As a Northerner, I really never understood much about the Civil War, but a visit to Charleston, SC and our...More

Thank Jacquie G
Reviewed 2 September 2018

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 29 August 2018

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 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 bradwN9107IR
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
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 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
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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