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Cedar Creek Battlefield Visitor's Center

8437 Valley Pike, Middletown, VA
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Ranked #3 of 7 Attractions in Middletown
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The 150th anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek is October 19, 2014. Visit the battlefield October 17 - 20, 2014 and learn about the last great battle of the US Civil War. The battlefield, located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is much as it was when Lt. General Jubal Early and Maj. General Philip Sheridan faced each... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

The visitors center is in a semi abandoned small old strip mall. Signage is poor and it was hard to tell what it was. I bet they didn't have 10 visitors all day and they had two park rangers working there. They were very polite and knowledgable. The exhibit is mediocre, but they do have an excellent lit up battle... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We got a good introduction to the battle from a volunteer docent. There was also an interesting video with a lite map of the battle. other interesting dispalys too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The museum is excellent, and well worth paying for. If you're really into Civil War military history see the 45 minute film that's part of the museum admission. Large mural about the battle, plus many other displays.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

If you are interested in the Civil War or have ancestors that fought at Cedar Creek, like me, Cedar Creek is the place you have to be. I went to the visitor's center in July 2012 and learned so much. If gave me a new appreciation of what my great-grandfather lived through. My son and I returned in October for... More

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