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Middle Creek National Battlefield

Closed Now: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Great reenactment site!

The battlefield holds events throughout the year and they are all worth attending. The battle... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
via mobile
Interesting site.

The is the site of a Civil War battle. There were Kentuckians on both sides. It is a site... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
William M
Belleville, Illinois
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9 Dec 2018
“Great reenactment site!”
28 Jul 2018
“Interesting site.”
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Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The battlefield holds events throughout the year and they are all worth attending. The battle re-enactments are fascinating.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank R8479ERsusang
Reviewed August 6, 2018

There is not a lot to see here. Mre men died from insect bites on this battlefield then did in actual battle. Thant's your lesson.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marconi33
Reviewed July 28, 2018

The is the site of a Civil War battle. There were Kentuckians on both sides. It is a site where you pull off the road and read the signs documenting the battle and the soldiers that fought there. There is a short walking path (1/10...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank William M
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Nice to see the historic place. It is really feel you to get an imagination how it happened here. 🙂🙂

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SigilipelliV
Reviewed November 9, 2017

A great place to visit and holds a lot of history. During the week they are reenacting the war of the 1800's is a great time to visit.Not sure when this event occurs but get in touch with the touristen in Prestonsburg KY, they would...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank maggie4212
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Mostly sign boards with maps telling you about the battlefield and the battle that took place in that area. We where there with a group and a local gentlemen met and gave a very interesting talk on the battle and life for a soldier during...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank peggypauline505
Reviewed May 17, 2017

The historic information here is interesting. There are plans for additional improvements. If possible, visit when reenactments are happening to better appreciate the value of this battlefield.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Jennyjourneys
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Was just awesome. Words can't express the feeling. Was nice to walk in history. Knowing men fought and died on this sacred ground is just emotionally amazing.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Gary F
Reviewed April 30, 2016

We were staying in the area and someone told us about this battlefield. So we took a short drive out from Prestonsburg to see it. It is a very small area off the side of the road. There are interpretative signs that give the details...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed October 28, 2015

good place to reactant , good for kids ,loud cannons and muskets ,three volleys for kids and adults, come you will have fun

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Rod A
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Response from fdfitz | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
The weekend of September 9; with the actual reenactment on September 10 at 2PM and September 11 at 2PM. Activities get under way the morning of September 9 with hundreds of elementary school children taking part in the... More