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Kernstown Battlefield and Pritchard House

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An off season tour.

Regular season tours are May 1 October 31, Saturday & Sunday. I called in later September about a... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Jack L
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East Syracuse, New York
What a beautiful and historic spot to see!

What a great spot! The staff is extremely friendly and knowledgeable. I had a beautiful walk around... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Bethany V
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

Regular season tours are May 1 October 31, Saturday & Sunday. I called in later September about a November Saturday tour. Talked to nice older gentleman, being informed to call a one in advance of arrival. Recalled two weeks before arrival-talking with Steve. Received the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jack L
Reviewed October 15, 2018

What a great spot! The staff is extremely friendly and knowledgeable. I had a beautiful walk around the property and then cooled off inside while I looked at the artifacts. It's must see.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bethany V
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

My sister and an historian friend of ours were vacationing in Virginia and happened to see that this battlefield was on our way back from another event. We hadn’t heard much of this little battle so thought we’d check it out..if nothing but for the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

We stopped for a day hike on a day when we had nothing else going on. The staff was terrific in touring us and telling us about the battlefield and the local area.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Barry S
Reviewed August 11, 2018

It was an impromptu visit as we were just riding up to look at the grounds at approx 9:30am and a car was behind us. When we turned around the car was Mr. Bill Aylward and his wife who volunteer here every Saturday. Mr. Bill...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This summer I am trying to follow in the footsteps of my great Grandfather; a Union cavalry trooper in 1864, I e-mailed a question and story about a certain action that involved my Great Grandfather's unit, the 22nd Pa Cavalry, to Susan Golden at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

I visited Kernstown after touring the Stonewall Jackson HQ Museum. The docent recommended it. The volunteer staff at KB are very friendly and helpful. Chris even took me on a personal tour via golf cart. His historical knowledge is extensive. They also have a nice...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Appfan86
Reviewed July 12, 2018

A wonderful place to visit! The work that these volunteers are doing is nothing short of amazing. The tour on the golf cart by Bill was both entertaining and educational. His description of the battles and the history of the property was very captivating. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank markvator
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This little known battlefield is worth a look. The town of Winchester changed hands from north to south over 40 times during the Civil War and Kernstown was right in the middle of the action. It's worth tying into your tour of regional battlefields.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank WildArt55
Reviewed June 29, 2018

This is a awesome site if you love to observe untouched battlefield ground. It is secluded and nestled in a little civil war town of Kernstown and Winchester. Make this a weekend trip, because you will want to visit this house and few others in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank overdreamer
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There is an ample gravel parking lot that is central to everything.
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