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Averasboro Battlefield & Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Had a good time walking around grounds,also museum was great.A lot of more history all... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Timothy W

What a beautiful area and a very well done museum. We loved it! Came on a rainy day which most of... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Spring Lake, North Carolina
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A Civil War battlefield that has remained nearly untouched since the war.
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3300 Nc Highway 82, Dunn, NC 28334-6571
+1 910-891-5019
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Had a good time walking around grounds,also museum was great.A lot of more history all around,cemeteries,Old Bluff Church,a lot of things too see.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Timothy W
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful area and a very well done museum. We loved it! Came on a rainy day which most of it is inside. The volunteer staff is very knowledgeable and happy to answer questions.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andy_Woods28
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Free museum with a large gift shop. The shop offers a 10% military discount. The battlefield is located about 4 miles from the interstate.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Devon B
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

On way to Lillington and decided to stop.. great info and people were very nice. Good place for history stop.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Buddymypal2
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We spent time in the museum at Averasboro talking with the staff. While the folks were volunteers , they were very knowledgeable about the battle as well as the battle at Bentonville. The collection at the museum was very good. Well worth the stop

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank azcat1218
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Very well kept cemetery and replicated slave house on property. The museum had many artifacts and great information for Civil War enthusiasts. The last time I visited there was not a museum, so it was great to go again after 20 years.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sandy g
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

A group of us were attending a church conference in Dunn, NC, so we decided to sight see around town during our time off. This place was nice, but not much to see, but a lot to learn.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Viajerax4
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Great place, info, museum...you can roam around many historical markers and enjoy events there. There are books to buy, and kniwkedgeable volunteers to help tell the story of this hostorical battle.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Joanna M
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

This little museum is packed full of Civil War history and the volunteer staff were knowledgeable and friendly. Upon arrival, there was a group of motorcycle visitors to the Museum doing a stopover for a benefit ride and the volunteer explained their mission and charity...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kathy H
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Learning of a Civil War museum commemorating a dustup between Union and Confederate troops referred to as the Battle of Averasboro, Ben and Mrs Too detoured briefly to take in this commemoration of a relatively small and unimportant skirmish. Unimportant on the grand scale perhaps,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Ben_Theretoo406
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