Battle of Richmond

Richmond Cemetery

Richmond Cemetery, part of the battlefield

101 Battlefield Memorial Highway, Richmond KY 40475

Confederates routed a much smaller Union force here Aug 29-30, 1862. while marching north toward the Ohio River. The battlefield visitor center with exhibits and tour information is located in the 1811 Rogers House, which served as a hospital following the battle.

Visitor center hours vary by season. Call first. Battlefield tour info also available at the town visitor center, 345 Lancaster Ave.