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Pickett's Mill Battlefield

Address: 2640 Mount Tabor Road, Dallas, GA 30132
Phone Number: +1 770 443 7850
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Dallas
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Smithfield, Rhode Island
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

This is a Georgia state park and open Thursday through Saturday. My brother and I and two of his Air Force buddies are Civil War buffs and we make a trip south very fall to follow a certain campaign. This year, we did the Atlanta Campaign. We visited almost everything from Ringgold to the Cyclorama. I like this place the... More

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Englewood, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This battlefield gives one a taste of what it must have been like to be a soldier in the field. After visiting the small, but well displayed museum and watching an interesting film, we set-out on the Red Loop trail. The area is filled with ravines as well as lots of trenches that were dug. The paths are filled with... More

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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600 reviews 600 reviews
273 attraction reviews
448 helpful votes 448 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Pickett's Mill Battlefield offers the opportunity to walk the grounds of a well preserved US civil war battlefield. This site was part of the Federal campaign against Atlanta, GA. Although a small engagement in comparison to other battles, the Confederate victory did succeed in delaying the Federal advance against Atlanta. There is a small museum with a good background of... More

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Waycross, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

It was a little hard to find , but so worth the effort. There was a diorama and a wonderful video. The walking tour was beautiful, but make sure you wear walking shoes.

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Dallas, GA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If you are a civil war buff this is a great place. Some of the best preserved battlefield and trenches in the country. There is a small but nice museum.One thing lacking is a nice picnic area. The other thing that is different is that instead of charging a 5.00 parking fee like other state parks, they charge by the... More

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Dallas, Georgia, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If you are interested in the paranormal in any way, this would be a great place to visit. The main office has a photo of something very paranormal and I won't give it away in this review!! Historical places are all throughout Georgia and it's a great educational place to take your kids if you home school them. My son... More

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Dallas, Georgia, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Quiet walk in the woods with grandchildren. There was not much historical importance information gained by the children but we did enjoy walking the paths. Ranger was helpful and provided interesting information on the history. My great great uncle served with the Federals from Maryland/West Virginia area. It was interesting to talk to the Ranger about shared history. I would... More

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San Francisco, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
43 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Not much to see, manly a walk in the woods as it was during the Civil War. Small visitor center. Worth about 15/30 minutes

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Dallas, Georgia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
18 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

If you are looking for a nice walk in the woods, go to Kennestone and enjoy the hikes for free. If you go here, it is priced a bit more then it is worth for hikers. Perhaps the battlefield visitors can appreciate and pay for this adventure, but we found it to be overpriced for what you get. Why are... More

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Fort Salonga, NY
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128 reviews 128 reviews
37 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Its only open Thur, Fri, Sat & Sun. The professional staff is just Ranger Jim & he can tell you anything about the Civil War in Ga. & beyond. His Great Grandfather (50 GA) fought against 2 of mine 51st NY & 9th NY @ Burnside Bridge. Jim knew the history without even thinking about it. This park is just... More

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