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Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park, Virginia

Visitor Contact Station
Middletown Courts Strip Mall
7712 Main Street,
Middletown, MO 65738
Phone: (540) 869-3051
Description: The National Historical Park was created to protect several historically significant locations in the Shenandoah Valley of Northern Virginia, notably the site of the American Civil War Battle of Cedar Creek and the Belle Grove Plantation.

Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Kentucky, Tennessee, & Virginia

The Cumberland Gap National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park located at the border between Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia, centered on the Cumberland Gap, a natural break in the Appalachian Mountains.
91 Bartlett Park Road
Middlesboro, KY 40965
Phone: (606) 248-2817
Description: The Cumberland Gap Visitor Center is located on U.S. Highway 25E just southeast of Middlesboro, Kentucky and just northwest of the Cumberland Gap Tunnel and Cumberland Gap, Tennessee.

Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia

Extending from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, through Maryland and West Virginia, and ending at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello in Virginia,
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone: (717) 338-9114
Description: The Journey is a unique historic, natural and scenic region, with farms and orchards; woodlands and forests; rivers and streams; rolling hills and mountain views; and unspoiled landscapes that can be explored by car, bike, canoe, foot or on horseback. The region is alive with vibrant historic downtowns, rich agriculture and an abundant bounty of wineries, inns and unique cultural events.

Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District, Virginia

Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park, Shenandoah National Park, Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District
The Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District
9386 S. Congress
St New Market, VA 22844
Phone: (540) 740-4545
Description: The peaceful beauty of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley was shattered during the American Civil War. Today you can still view much of the landscape as it was seen by soldiers and civilians during the war, and you can explore the region’s dramatic Civil War story at historic sites, battlefields, courthouses, cemeteries, walking trails, and museums that tell the story of those storm-tossed years.

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