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Belle Grove Civil War Commemoration
October 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 20, 2019
Belle Grove Civil War Commemoration Weekend (October 19-20, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) Belle Grove commemorates the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek. Activities on the grounds are free. Entrance to exhibits and demonstrations in the Manor House will be $5 for those 13 and older, free for those 12 and younger, as well as Belle Grove and National Trust for Historic Preservation members with a current membership card. For more information call (540) 869-2028 or visit Belle Grove’s website at: www.bellegrove.org.
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About Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park: Cedar Creek and Belle Grove
commemorates a nationally significant Civil War landscape and antebellum plantation by sharing the story of Shenandoah Valley history from early settlement through the Civil War and beyond. The park is embedded within the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District, a National Heritage Area.
Created on December 19, 2002, the park encompasses approximately 3,700 acres across three counties and includes the key partner sites of Belle Grove Plantation (owned by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and managed by Belle Grove, Inc.), Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation lands and Headquarters, Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation lands, and a developing Shenandoah County Park. The partner sites continue to be owned and operated independently.