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Alamance Battleground State Historic Site

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Address: 5803 N.C. 62 S, Burlington, NC 27215
Phone Number: 336 227 4785
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great place for a history buff

Great history of local involvement in the war. Well kept and very helpful workers.The old cabin is a must see and they have alot of events there throughout the year.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Graham, North Carolina
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Odessa, Florida
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109 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love 2 visit historical sites. It's like stepping back in time and thinking about how things were in the past. It is interesting 2 read the accounts of people in the past & their tragedies and struggles.

Thank Inacrunch
Mebane, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experiences offered were amazing the characters were educatintionaly amazing, some were in character the whole time we were with them, which was fun to watch the 8th graders put the connections together, as to why they were doing what they were doing. Thank you to all involved.

Thank Tracy B
Blairsville, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

It was really interesting how one of the main players in the whiskey rebellion in Pa. found his way to N.C. to continue anti government sentiments. The battlefield is a great learning experience for all.

Thank Roy B
Sodus, New York, United States
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We discovered this by reading the location signs and had some leasure time before visiting our relative. My husband is a Civil War history buff, so this was right up his alley with history in the area. The staff was very pleasant, and knowledgeable. They had a video of a brief history of this Battleground, which we found very informative.... More 

Thank Susan G
Graham, North Carolina
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Great history of local involvement in the war. Well kept and very helpful workers.The old cabin is a must see and they have alot of events there throughout the year.

Thank KenandLin
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I was disappointed in the hours of this site. I was surprised it was not open on a Sunday and feel this would be indicated so folks can explore this area.

Thank bettyjM5508PZ
North Augusta, South Carolina
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8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We attended the Anniversay Commemoration of the Battle of Alamance the weekend of May 16 / 17th. It was a wonderful program! There were many costumed re-enactors who were very friendly and knowledgeable. Exhibits were set up all around the site - there was cooking, weaving, a blacksmith and artillery displays. The organizers did a great job of scheduling different... More 

Thank Daisy2500
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52 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This site saw two battles in two wars, making it a really interesting stop. Early interpretive signs sit side-by-side with modern ones, providing a wealth of information, some of it corroborated and some of it corrected by more recent excavation and research. Nice folks in the visitors' center are knowledgeable and friendly. The movie is good, too. There's also a... More 

1 Thank margot l
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Just happened upon this and learned something new! We love history so this was very interesting to us and located very near.

1 Thank Erin D
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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56 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Alamance Battleground is the site of a pre-Revolutionary battle between the Royal Governor's militia and a group of armed farmers/rebels called the "Regulators". On the site today, there is a small visitor's center that offers a DVD program explaining what led up to the battle, and the battle itself. Also on the site is an 18th century log home complete... More 

1 Thank Jackson B

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