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Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park Visitors Contact Station

7712 Main St, Middletown, VA 22645-9500
+1 540-869-3051
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MUST stop here before you go to Belle Grove

The park ranger was awesome! I'm SO glad we stopped here on the way to Belle Grove. She really did... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
LivinLookinUp
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Winchester, United States
Make this your first stop!

If you plan to tour and learn about the Battle of Cedar Creek, stop in here first. The electric map... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
nriemen
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Winchester, Virginia
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7712 Main St, Middletown, VA 22645-9500
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+1 540-869-3051
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

The park ranger was awesome! I'm SO glad we stopped here on the way to Belle Grove. She really did a fantastic job narrating the illuminated map and her enthusiasm was contagious. We didn't have a lot of time to look at the rest of...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018

If you plan to tour and learn about the Battle of Cedar Creek, stop in here first. The electric map is very well done and gives you a great feel for the battle. The park ranger is very helpful too.Then get a map and drive...More

Thank nriemen
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Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

The contact station is in a shopping plaza but is very helpful in understanding the progress of the battle. The staff was very kind a took the time to fully answer any questions.

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Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

I have been to a lot of civil battlefields and there has been good ones and bad ones in terms of how they are run. Cedar creek Battlefield is one of those good ones. It is run my multiple partnerships and they do it really...More

Thank Mark R
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

Really good exhibits. Junior Ranger booklet was very extensive. Lots of things for the kids to do. If you have lots of time, you can drive to other locations other than the ranger contact stations.

Thank janelle h
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Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Cedar creek and Belle grove is one of the more strange national parks sites I've visited. The actual visitor center is located in what looks like a strip mall in the rural town of Middletown Virginia, a few miles north of the actual battlefield sites....More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

This national park is slightly different in that it kind of holds different attractions together while they basically run themselves. The contact station is kind of in a weird place - a strip mall, but it is well done. The model of the battlefield is...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

There is a fee for the house tour and the ranger talk we had was outside, free and very educational. A lot of fun with fun props.

Thank sasbear
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

Not the usually stop for a National Historic Park, in a strip mall, but don't let that stop you from visiting. We didn't have time to go to the actual Battlefield or anything else so it was just this. The ranger there was knowledgeable and...More

Thank Keith T
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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting part of Civil War history. Excellent Visitors Center. Devastating loss for the Confederacy

Thank masseycic
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