Christmas During the Civil War

Saturday, November 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tuesday, November 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Christmas During the Civil War
Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site
P.O. Box 296
1825 Battlefield Rd. (KY 1920)
Perryville, KY 40468


Perryville, KY
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region


On November 27, the Perryville Battlefield will open the exhibit Christmas during the Civil War which will run from November 27 to January 2. Park Manager Bryan Bush will give a 45 minute lecture on the Christmas traditions before the Civil War and during the Civil War. The Civil War solidified the traditions that we know today, such as the Christmas tree, Christmas cards, Christmas carols, and the most important of all traditions: Santa Claus. Cost for the lecture is $5.00 for adults, $4.50 for seniors and veterans and $3.00 for children


  • Adult : $5.00
  • Senior: $4.50
  • Veteran : $4.50
  • Children : $3.00