In March 1865, the Battle of Averasboro was the first deliberate, tactical resistance to the infamous march of Federal forces through the Carolinas and Georgia. Come experience history through our displays of artifacts, facts, maps and much more. Explore the grounds to learn more about what took place on this hallowed ground.
Outside, historic markers outline the events of March 1865 military action, the prelude to Bentonville. The museum outlines the conflict and contains artifacts from the battle found on the battlefield.

Annual living history events and reenactments are held here, too, so please check our website for upcoming events.


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