Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site

Battle Scene

Scene on the Perryville battlefield

1825 Battlefield Road, Perryville KY 40468

The state battlefield features miles of trails and a museum/interpretive center devoted to the Oct 8, 1862, battle, the largest in Kentucky. The narrow Union victory here halted a serious Confederate offensive.

Grounds open year-round.
Museum open Monday-Saturday 9 am-5 pm, Sunday 1-5 pm (April-October). Call for hours November, December and March. Closed January and February.