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The Kernstown Battlefield 

is open on weekends 

from May through October

Saturdays 10am ~ 4pm

Sundays 11am ~ 4pm 

 


~ Free Admission ~ 

Donations Appreciated

 

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Guided Battlefield Tours 

Every Saturdays May 6 through October

11:00am and 1:00pm

 

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Guided Pritchard House Tours 

Most weekends

May through October

The 1854 Pritchard House
 


 





























































 




























 




















 











 




























































 




































































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2018

Schedule of Upcoming Events

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Every first Saturday, May through October

 

Our own Mike Cannane will give battlefield tours every first Saturday of the month at 11 am and 1 pm (5/5, 6/2, 7/7, 8/4, 9/1, 10/6). Please meet at the Visitors’ Center. Comfortable clothes and refreshments are advised.

 

Every second and fourth Saturday, May through October

 

Our own Larry Turner will give battlefield tours every second and fourth Saturday of the month at 11 am and 1 pm (5/12 & 26, 6/9 & 23, 7/14 & 28, 8/11 & 25, 9/8 & 22, 10/13 & 27). Please meet at the Visitors’ Center. Comfortable clothes and refreshments are advised.

 

Every third Saturday, May through October

 

Our own Robert McCurry will give battlefield tours every third Saturday of the month (5/19, 6/16, 7/14, 8/18, 9/15 and 10/20) at 11 am and 1 pm. Please meet at the Visitors’ Center. Comfortable clothes and refreshments are advised.

 

National Park Service – 1842 in a Box presentation

 

A ranger from the Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Park Service will present the NPS’ 1864 in a Box presentation every second Sunday at 1 pm (5/14, 6/11, 7/9, 8/13, 9/10 and 10/8.)

 

Come early on June 9 to enjoy an 11AM guided tour of the Battlefield with guide Larry Turner (KBA offers tours at 11AM and 1PM every Saturday May to October).  Meet at the Visitor's Center 610 Battle Park Drive, Winchester.  Free.




                       


                           GENERAL INFORMATION

 

The Kernstown Battlefield Association is totally rebuilding the front porch to the 1854 Pritchard House. Please come and watch as the rebuilding progresses. We also have incorporated new exhibits into our Museum, especially in the Artillery Annex. Stop by for a look.

 

The Kernstown Battlefield Association is an all-volunteer, non-profit prservation organization.  Most of  its almost 400 acres are located at 610 Battle Park Drive, Winchester, VA  22602. The Battlefield is open from the beginning of May until the end of October on Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm, and Sundays from 9:30 am to 4 pm, unless otherwise noted. The KBA is partnering with Jala Yoga in offering yoga at the Battlefield, Sundays at 10am. Classes are open to the public. There is an $8 drop in fee. The Battlefield also is open on Federal holidays and on the actual dates of the First and Second Battles of Kernstown and the Second Battle of Winchester. Tours can be arranged throughout the year by contacting the KBA at (202) 302-9129.

 

KBA docents give tours of the Battlefield, the 1854 Pritchard House, the Museum and the Artillery Annex collections. The Visitors’ Center has a Gift Shop with diverse items for purchase. The KBA does take checks and credit cards. For those in need, the KBA has a golf cart to drive visitors around the Battlefield. All of the KBA’s programs are by donation, unless otherwise noted. For more information, go to www.kernstownbattle.org or to the KBA Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/Kernstown Battlefield Association.


To contact the battlefield, call (757) 593-8227 or (202) 302-9129.