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Battle of Perryville Commemoration

  • Battle of Perryville Commemoration

LOCATION

Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site
Perryville Battlefield
1825 Battlefield Rd (KY 1920), PO Box 296
Perryville, KY 40468
DETAILS:

Perryville steps back into the bloodiest battle of the Civil War fought on the very soil where this rural town rests in Boyle County, Kentucky. Perryville commemorates this historical moment with honorary demonstrations, a battlefield reenactment, parade, and various other activities throughout the weekend. The scars of the battle can be experienced. The shots can be heard as the smell of gun powder lingers in the air where thousands of soldiers fought to their death. Come experience the raging war that changed this small town forever over 150 years ago.


CONTACT:
Joni House
1825 Battlefield Rd (KY 1920),
Perryville, KY 40468
Phone: 859-332-8631
Email: joan.house@ky.gov
DATES & TIMES:
Oct 5 - Oct 7, 2018