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Ball's Bluff Battlefield Regional Park

Balls Bluff Rd., NE, Leesburg, VA 20175
+1 703-737-7800
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Excellent place

This was a little hard to find, but it is a wonderful place to visit. We thoroughly enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
beth ann k
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Halstead, Kansas
Beautiful Tour

Awesome experience you must if your in Leesburg! We went on a cold brisk day. This place is so off... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mariaX4817BI
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Leesburg, Virginia
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Balls Bluff Rd., NE, Leesburg, VA 20175
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"civil war battle"
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"interpretive signs"
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"hiking trails"
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"woods"
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"senator"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a little hard to find, but it is a wonderful place to visit. We thoroughly enjoyed the cemetary and battlefield.

Thank beth ann k
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome experience you must if your in Leesburg! We went on a cold brisk day. This place is so off the reservation a Leesburg Gem!

Thank mariaX4817BI
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Unless you have an interest in history like have, not many people know about the Balls Bluff civil war battlefield. It is actually quite significant due to a few notable people were killed or wounded here; a US senator was killed and a future supreme...More

Thank ddelga
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

I'd been interested in this battlefield for many years. The Tour Guide was very knowledgeable; he provided historical context leading up to the battle and the aftermath. The battlefield walk was very helpful in understanding the battle and we were lucky to see some volunteers...More

Thank thomasjK3672EO
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Had a awesome vist to this magnificent and spectacular battlefield and small national cemetery. the cemetery and national cemetery ware well taken care of and by the super friendly and informative park staff. :)

Thank Dave L
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Beautiful spot. Plenty of hiking trails. Not much to see from the car. Plan to hike. Interpretive walks. Portable bathroom only. No trash containers.

Thank Happygrandma10
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

to continue the other review, this is a great battlefield that can be walked in an hour, the site has a cemetery with 53 unknown soldiers and just 1 known soldier. the only thing i didnt care for was the flag pole had a solar...More

Thank mark d
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

No, this is not Gettysburg or Antietam, but the site of this battle is worth a quick stop. Take a while to walk around and see the cemetery. For a Civil War buff like me, this is a hidden gem.

Thank EC13091
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a great Civil War battlefield to visit - and a chance to stand on hallowed ground. Go during the "warm months" and you'll get a great guided tour. The trails are awesome and the interpretive signs are top notch. There is a great...More

Thank forrestb819
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

We walk along this trail to the Potomac every Thankgiving morning. It's beautiful at this time of year. We don't spend any time at the cemetery, but it is unusual because it is so small. We usually spend about an hour because we like to...More

Thank Boonstra
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