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This is a landscape image of the Perryville Battlefield.

Perryville Battlefield

The Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site, 2 miles north of Perryville, encompasses more than 890 acres of this historic Kentucky battlefield.  The pristine nature of much of the battlefield, a museum, and a wide expanse of well-maintained trails makes this one of the best Civil War battlefields to visit.

Perryville Battlefield: What's Nearby

Perryville, KY
The Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Harrodsburg, KY
Old Bardstown Village Civil War Museum
Bardstown, KY

Preservation

The American Battlefield Trust and our members have saved more than 1,202 acres at Perryville Battlefield.

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Related Battles

Boyle County, KY | October 8, 1862
Result: Union Victory
Estimated Casualties
7,612
Union
4,211
Confed.
3,401