Perryville Battlefield is the site of Kentucky's bloodiest, and most important, Civil War battle. The battle marked a fatal loss of the initiative for the South. The battle is re-enacted each October. Throughout the year, living history activities with costumed interpreters are scheduled.
Museum open April through October, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. November through March open 10-3, Wednesday through Saturday. Battlefield open all year during daylight hours.
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40 miles southwest of Lexington