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White Star Battlefield Tours

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Fort Oglethorpe, GA
+1 423-240-2439
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Really knowledgeable and personable tour, able to answer any question we had about the events and... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
JJFaux
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Williamsport, PA
5 Star Service

Rick is an excellent tour guide and historian. He took myself and two family members on a 6 hour... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
ZachVaughn
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Petal, Mississippi
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

Really knowledgeable and personable tour, able to answer any question we had about the events and the battle. If you have an interest in Chickamauga take this tour!

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Rick is an excellent tour guide and historian. He took myself and two family members on a 6 hour tour of Chickamauga Battlefield, and then the next day on a 4-5 hour tour of the Chattanooga siege. His knowledge is 2nd to none, and was...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Rick was a fountain of useful information. He provided a clear precise interpretations of the battlefield and the soldiers who fought there on both side from their sides. My brother and uncle take similar trips each year and Rick by far has been the best...More

Thank Jason V
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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

On a cold January morning we met Richard Manion at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center to begin our scheduled appointment. He did an excellent job of setting the stage for our tour, utilizing some of the visitor center exhibits. The Battle of Chickamauga is tactically...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

We had a fantastic and informative tour with Richard. We had limited time so he was able to work around our schedule. He was the perfect balance of being interesting, but not overloading us with information. His knowledge was impression. I informed during our tour...More

Thank Carrie L
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

What a wonderful day understanding the personalities, strategies, and meaning of the Civil War battles at Chickamauga. Rick Manion, a professor and experienced guide, makes it all so clear and meaningful. Highest recommendation. I have no doubt that you will really enjoy your tour with...More

Thank wouldsy
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Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Rick is an extremely knowledgeable guide. There is no other way to experience the battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga.

Thank David M
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour of The Chattanooga Military Park with Civil War expert, Rick Manion (White Star Battlefield Tours) as our guide. Rick did a wonderful job of providing the necessary background information about the generals, politics, conditions, and topography to...More

Thank Lori D
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Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Had the pleasure of spending nearly six hours with Rick touring the Chickamauga battlefield and learning about the history of the Civil War in the area. He's an excellent educator and we would highly recommend him.

Thank DKK823
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

Rick Manion is extremely knowledgeable about the Civil War. My husband and I booked a personal, guided tour for two days with Rick. We started at Chickamauga the first day and then went to Chattanooga for the second day. We would highly recommend him if...More

Thank Karen H
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