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Kernstown Battlefield

610 Battle Park Dr. Winchester, Virginia 22602

 The entrance to Kernstown Battlefield is off Valley Avenue behind

Creekside Station and Winchester Suburu

in Kernstown.


The KBA is a non-profit 501(c)3 all volunteer corporation whose mission is to protect and interpret this Civil War battlefield for the benefit of future generations.
Come Visit Us

The Kernstown Battlefield will open its season on May 2nd  in modified form.  The Battlefield, site of three Civil War battles between 1862-1864, will be open on Saturdays and Sundays, and Memorial Day, from 10am-4pm. 


In compliance with the Governor’s Executive Actions (EA), the Battlefield will be open for outdoor activity and exercise only, for as long as the EAs are in effect.  The Visitor's Center and Artillery Exhibit will not be open and no tours will be given.  People are expected to maintain social distancing and no groups more than 10 are allowed.  A Volunteer will be on the premises during open hours.

Follow the Kernstown Battlefield walking trails for insights
 into the events of the First and Second Battles of Kernstown ... browse the battlefield Visitor Center to learn details of the history ... see the 1854 Pritchard House where the family of Samuel and Helen Pritchard 
huddled in the cellar waiting for quiet to return to their farm.  
This and more await visitors to this pristine
388-acre Civil War battlefield park.