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Staunton River Battlefield State Park

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Informative and quaint

This was my first visit to a Virginia State park. A relatively small Civil War battle took place... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
NC_Mcycle
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Concord
Great state park with local Civil War history.

There are displays in the visitor center about this little known Civil War battle and a small gift... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
globaltrekster
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

There are displays in the visitor center about this little known Civil War battle and a small gift shop with drinks and restrooms. The bridge is really nice to visit and you can drive to it easily. It is stroller/wheelchair convenient. Staff were great. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

This was my first visit to a Virginia State park. A relatively small Civil War battle took place here. It's a bit out of the way, but picturesque. The informative displays on the main trail contributed to my understanding of what took place here. Unfortunately,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank NC_Mcycle
VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Staunton River Battlefield State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Thank you for your review. We are currently working on redoing the exhibits inside the Visitor Center so hopefully next year there will be some inside information that will help on a rainy day.

Reviewed 21 May 2016

We visited here while we were staying at the State park down the road. The park is not huge but does have some trails and a visitors center. While we were there the visitor center was in the process of being remodeled and only had...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Rzimmeriii
VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Staunton River Battlefield State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2016

I am glad you enjoyed your trip to the Staunton River Battlefield State Park as well. Sorry that out visitor center is under construction but we hope to have some more up to date exhibits completed by next year. Thanks for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 4 November 2015

Trails with written descriptions of each stage of the battle bring history to life. Especially beautiful is the section of raised former railroad tracks that runs above farm fields. Even lovely in the rain - bring your poncho and get out in nature! The visitor...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Lalab00
Reviewed 21 September 2014

The park is a 300 acre Civil War site where 700 confederate men and boys held off an assault by 5000 union cavalry on a bridge of importance to Gen. Lee in Petersburg. The bridge is 600 feet long and was part of the Richmond...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Trails were excellent. Could observed the river & lake from spots. Staff was warm & friendly. Makes for a nice day trip.

Date of experience: October 2012
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Reviewed 19 June 2012

Walking or jogging is the only thing To do. One picnic area.

Thank Lester L
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