We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Battle of Richmond Visitors Center

101 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY
+1 859-624-0013
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Well maintained and interesting

This sight has a good number of Civil War memorabilia displayed. There are several uniform replicas... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Vermontsun
,
North East Kingdom, Vermont
Go back in time.

A nicely appointed historical house with a museum is worth the trip inside. Learn about the battle... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
CathyMosier
Read all 60 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
101 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY
CONTACT
Website
+1 859-624-0013
Write a Review
Reviews (60)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2017

This sight has a good number of Civil War memorabilia displayed. There are several uniform replicas on display as well as a number of photos and written mementos from the war. There was also a short video presentation in at least 3 room. As civil...More

Thank Vermontsun
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A nicely appointed historical house with a museum is worth the trip inside. Learn about the battle of Richmond while you tour the facility.

Thank CathyMosier
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the time. Great collection of historical artifacts and a guide who gave us lots of interesting information on the battle and the civil war. It was also sobering to get a glimpse of the magnitude of the civil war. We highly recommend this...More

Thank liketrips
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in the Civil War, or in learning a little about the history of our country, this is an interesting exhibit. The visitor's center is loaded with information about the Battle of Richmond including small brochures on many of the individuals who...More

Thank bandman15
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This is a smaller museum but very informative and full of Civil War period artifacts and military regalia, plus several multimedia presentations. An hour well spent while visiting gthe grandkids.

Thank RickCrescentCity_CA
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I have to say that from the moment I stepped onto the porch, I was welcomed with a warm hand shake and smile. The way each room is laid out and how they provided the information was perfect. Not to much or little. Right amount....More

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The structure and grounds are on the land that was the site of the Battle of Richmond. The Center recently added an outdoor Parrott rifle. There are plans to add a limber and caisson to the collection.

Thank Healthywalker
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I have passed this place countless times on the way to work, shopping, etc. Having recently enjoyed nearby Battlefield Park, today's was a spur-of-the-moment visit. I learned so much from the exhibits here than I previously knew (about the local conflict) and was so glad...More

1  Thank Xface43
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It was not as big as i thought it would be but it was well done. The greater was very friendly and made jokes about our Tennessee attar. There was a moving battle board that explained the battle it rely was good. The boards outside...More

Thank Russell H
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The gentleman at the visitors center was very knowledgeable about the site and about the Civil War in general. He was very friendly and allowed my small dog to come inside as well as the pet parrot that was traveling with a couple who were...More

Thank lillytee78
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Masala Fine Indian Cuisine
102 reviews
5.39 km away
Sonny’s BBQ
125 reviews
5.47 km away
Khin's Sushi
65 reviews
5.82 km away
O'Charley's
67 reviews
5.78 km away
Nearby Attractions
EKU Center for the Arts
36 reviews
7.53 km away
Paradise Cove Aquatic Center
30 reviews
5.96 km away
Richmond Area Arts Center
6 reviews
7.90 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Kelz225
What is the entrance fee?
4 September 2015|
Answer
Response from Nedjennings |
There isn't a fee for anything.
0
Votes