* AR, MO: Ozarks|
* Kansas City: I-35 | I-435
Johnson Co KS | Village West
* MO, KS, CO, OK, NM:
Santa Fe Trail
* SD: Black Hills
Sween's Travel Guide
USA Civil War Battle Parks
Suggesting where to stay by
State, City, and type of lodging
plus state History and Genealogy
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ARKANSAS (Make room reserverations in ARKANSAS) Civil War Battles in Arkansas
Pea Ridge (northwestern Arkansas) - history - free ecard pictures
Pea Ridge National Military Park is a 4,300 acre Civil War Battlefield Park preserving the March 1862 battle site that saved Missouri for the Union. Included in the park are two and one half miles of the Trail of Tears. The site is on highway 62 between Rogers and Eureka Springs near the Missouri Ozarks.
DIST OF COLUMBIA (Make room reserverations in WASHINGTON DC) Civil War Battles in DC
Chickamauga (Georgia) - history
MARYLAND (Make room reserverations in MARYLAND) Civil War Battles in Maryland
Antietam (Maryland) - history
KANSAS (Make room reserverations in KANSAS) Civil War Battles in Kansas Kansas Photos & eCards (see "Bloody Kansas")
Battle of Baxter Springs (southeastern Kansas) 1863 - history
Stay in Fort ScottBattle of Lawrence (eastern Kansas) 1863 - history
Stay in LawrenceBattle of Marais des Cygnes (eastern Kansas) 1864 - history
Stay in Fort ScottBattle of Mine Creek (eastern Kansas) 1864 - history
Stay in Fort Scott
Across the Wide Missouri - civil war game plus Battles of the American Civil War games in development
MISSOURI (Make room reserverations in MISSOURI) Civil War Battles in Missouri
Battle of Lone Jack (western Missouri) 1862 - history
Battle of Pearidge (southwestern Missouri) 1862 - history
Battle of Westport (western Missouri) 1864 - history - article: "The intricacies of battle" by John Taylor 22 Oct 2007 - revisiting the Battle of Westport
Stay in Independence or Kansas CityBattle of Wilson Creek (southwestern Missouri) 1861 - history and photo eCards
Stay in Springfield
PENNSYLVANIA (Make room reserverations in PENNSYLVANIA)
Gettysburg (eastern Pennsylvania) - history
72 miles from Washington, DC and 35 miles from Harrisburg, PA. Area attractions include the Gettysburg National Military Park, Eisenhower National Historic Site, golf courses and horseback riding, antique shopping and galleries, and Boyd's Bear CountryLocal Bed and Breakfasts include:
* Baladerry Inn, * Battlefield Bed & Breakfast, * Brafferton Inn, * Brickhouse Inn (300 yards from the park), * Gas Light Inn (adjacent to Gettysburg College),
* Eisenhower Inn and Conference Center has tennis, sauna, fitness center, racquetball, miniature golf, and volleyball on site with the Allstar Family Fun and Sports Complex adjacent, and Ski Liberty 15 minutes away.
Hotels and Motels include:
* Holiday Inn - Battlefield is within walking distance of all battlefield attractions and the Eisenhower Farm tours. Snowskiing is 8 miles away.
* Quality Inn - Gettysburg is within walking distance of the Battle of Gettysburg National Park.
* Quality Inn - Larson's is located on historic Seminary Ridge, with General Lee's Headquarters on premises and the National Park adjacent.
More places to stay in Gettysburg
TENNESSEE (Make room reserverations in TENNESSEE)
Chickamauga (Tennessee) - history
Fort Donelson (Tennessee) - history
Shiloh (Tennessee) - history
Stone's River (Tennessee) - history
VIRGINIA (Make room reserverations in VIRGINIA)
Chancellorsville (Virginia) - history
Manassas (Virginia) - history
Spotsylvania (Virginia) - history
Battle of the Wilderness (Virginia) - history
Shenandoah Valley Campaign (northern Virginia) - Shenandoahatwar.org
Jackson's Valley Campaign | Battlefield Driving Tour Kernstown, Winchester | Cross Keys and Port Republic Battlefields
Quality Inn - Shenandoah Valley, at I-81 and 211, is near the New Market Battlefield.
Hampton Inn - Winchester is 10 miles from the Cedar Creek Battlefield and near historic downtown Winchester.
Holiday Inn - Winchester and the Wingate Inn Hotel are 5 miles from the civil war battlefields and 25 miles from Harpers Ferry.
Ramada Inn - Strasburg is near the Cedar Creek and the Fishers Hill battlefields, as well as Luray Caverns and the Stonewall Jackson Museum.
Woodward House on Manor Grade B&B is a bed & breakfast in Front Royal. Near the entrance to Skyline Drive, it is 1 hour from the Civil War battlefields.
Comfort Inn - Woodstock is 16 miles from the New Market Battlefield.
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