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Averasboro Battlefield & Museum

3300 Hwy 82, Dunn, NC 28334-6571
+1 910-891-5019
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Church conference

A group of us were attending a church conference in Dunn, NC, so we decided to sight see around... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Viajerax4
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Tampa, Florida
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Great place, info, museum...you can roam around many historical markers and enjoy events there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Joanna M
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Dunn, United States
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A Civil War battlefield that has remained nearly untouched since the war.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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3300 Hwy 82, Dunn, NC 28334-6571
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A group of us were attending a church conference in Dunn, NC, so we decided to sight see around town during our time off. This place was nice, but not much to see, but a lot to learn.

Thank Viajerax4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, info, museum...you can roam around many historical markers and enjoy events there. There are books to buy, and kniwkedgeable volunteers to help tell the story of this hostorical battle.

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This little museum is packed full of Civil War history and the volunteer staff were knowledgeable and friendly. Upon arrival, there was a group of motorcycle visitors to the Museum doing a stopover for a benefit ride and the volunteer explained their mission and charity...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Learning of a Civil War museum commemorating a dustup between Union and Confederate troops referred to as the Battle of Averasboro, Ben and Mrs Too detoured briefly to take in this commemoration of a relatively small and unimportant skirmish. Unimportant on the grand scale perhaps,...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Averasboro was a small battle staged against General Sherman during the Civil War. This is an excellent stop for the history buff and school field trips to learn about Sherman's March and the life of the people it affected.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Not really much to see here. They do have a nice gift shop with a good selection of Civil War items, books etc. Worth an hour or so.

Thank ColoradoEngineer
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Close to the highway and well worth the stop. Small museum with lots of Civil War relics and a gift shop with a good selection of revlevant books and the typical souvenirs. This is a volunteer operated attraction of a small skirmish that was a...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

There's a big idea here but I would come during a re-enactment weekend or something. Quick 3 minute video and then artifacts from civil war era--not just civil war here.

Thank Rachael M
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Easy find just off I-95 north of Fayetteville; small battle, excellent museum and very nice folks greeting you. Good driving map takes you to six pull-ins with informative boards. Very quite and rural area, well worth visiting and an easy connection with the larger Bentonville...More

Thank _wrowlanda
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We were not expecting as much info and artifacts compared to what was at this museum! Great stop while travelling down 95 and clean restrooms to boot. Free to enter but would have gladly paid to see all this place had to offer. Donations are...More

Thank Alise L
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