Battle for the Bridge Historic Preserve

Munfordville, Kentucky


The Battle for the Bridge Historic Preserve protects 219 acres of the Munfordville Battlefield, site of three Civil War battles, including the Sept. 14-17, 1862 Battle and Siege of Munfordville, perhaps the most strategically important battle in the Commonwealth's Civil War history. A 2.25 mile interpretive trail is available featuring vistas of the Green River railroad bridge and Fort Craig. Guided tours may be arranged by calling the Hart County Historical Museum, 270-524-0101. Guided tours are $5 per adult and $2 per child 12 and under. Open daily dawn until dusk.


  • - Bus Parking
  • - Handicapped Access

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Entrance Off U.S. 31-W, one mile south
Munfordville, KY 42765

Region: Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Phone: 270-774-2098
Fax: 270-524-0101
Website: www.battleforthebrid...