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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.

Suggested Itineraries

Perryville Battlefield: What's Nearby

Perryville, KY
Civil War  |  Battlefield
Perryville Battlefield
Perryville, KY
Civil War  |  Historical Society
Friends of Perryville Battlefield
Perryville, KY
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site
Perryville, KY
Civil War  |  Self-Guided Tour
Town of Perryville
Perryville, KY
Civil War  |  Museum
Old Fort Harrod State Park
Harrodsburg, KY
Civil War  |  Museum
The Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Harrodsburg, KY
Civil War  |  Self-Guided Tour
Historic Homes and Landmarks Tour of Lebanon
Lebanon, KY
Civil War  |  Battlefield
Camp Nelson
Nicholasville, KY
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Camp Nelson
Nicholasville, KY
Civil War  |  Museum
Old Bardstown Village Civil War Museum
Bardstown, KY
Civil War  |  Museum
Spalding Hall
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

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