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Alamance Battleground State Historic Site

5803 N.c. 62 S, Burlington, NC 27215
+1 336-227-4785
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Fascinating

All Central NC residents, especially those with long family connections with the area, should be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Billxyz
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Hillsborough, North Carolina
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Important story of North Carolina's "Regulator Movement" told here!

Alamance Battleground State Historic Site, a few miles south of Burlington, recalls the history of... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
D2958ZXgarym
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King, United States
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5803 N.c. 62 S, Burlington, NC 27215
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All Central NC residents, especially those with long family connections with the area, should be familiar with this story. It is sad that relatively few people have an appreciation for this fascinating, and much neglected gem.

Thank Billxyz
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Alamance Battleground State Historic Site, a few miles south of Burlington, recalls the history of the little known but highly important “Regulator Movement” in North Carolina in the years just prior to the American Revolution. The site preserves the field of battle where, on May...More

Thank D2958ZXgarym
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Quiet Alamance County in the Piedmont area of North Carolina played a very important role in the early colonial history of the United States. And his role is one not well known by most people. Early opposition to British taxation first took place at the...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great walking tour, with civil war buildings, reenactments of the Regulators against the british great signage throughout explaining events. Nice sunny day activity.

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

This site is only six or seven miles off of 40/85. I have visited this site from time to time over the past thirty years and the staff has always been very friendly. I only had a little time for this visit, but I was...More

Thank Docky B
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

The 1771 Battle of Alamance was not very famous... but to the greater Burlington, NC area, it was very important. The local resistance (called "Regulators") against Governor Tyron and his 1000 English forces did not prevail, but showed great courage in standing up and fighting...More

Thank Ed M
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

I accidentally stumbled upon this battleground looking for bike trails, and I was pleasantly surprised. As soon as I walked in they offered to show me a historical film over the events that transpired on their grounds years ago. The film was about 20 minutes...More

Thank Aja J
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Took my 4 year old grandson to the reenactment of the 1771 battle of Alamance. It was excellent. He thoroughly enjoyed himself. I wish that the staff had interacted with him more but all in all it was worth the $2 admission!

Thank mommaSB
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Drove out to see the battlefield and was pleased to find various period tents, cabins and monuments. Happy to learn more about the local history. Much of the area is shaded which was terrific on a warm afternoon.

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Alamance Battleground is a fascinating site, providing visitors the opportunity to learn about one of the most important events leading up to the Revolutionary War. One of my ancestors was a Regulator, so visiting the site of the Regulators' rebellion held special meaning for me....More

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Response from Billxyz | Reviewed this property |
This is a fine place to have a picnic. You need to bring your food with you because there is none for sale on site. There is a re-enactment of sorts on May19- 20. This would be a perfect time to visit. However if you’re not... More
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