Monocacy National Battlefield

Monocacy National Battlefield Photo
Site of July 9, 1864 Civil War battle dubbed "The Battle that Saved Washington." Confederate Gen. Jubal A. Early defeated Union forces commanded by Gen. Lew Wallace who later wrote Ben Hur.
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Location
5201 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD
21704
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Guided Tours/Guide Available
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Student Group-Friendly
Rated 3 by J8896YQlauries

May 13, 2024

J8896YQlauries

Important battle-disparate properties

The visitors center did a fine job of explaining this time delaying civil war battle. It is free to get in and there are a few picnic tables for lunches. However, the auto tour takes one through...

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Rated 5 by Alicia_JA

April 06, 2024

Alicia_JA

Hallowed Grounds But Unhappy Park Ranger

I am so happy to know that these hallowed grounds have been preserved. The buildings are in exceptional shape and the roads connecting sites are easy to navigate. Be sure to get out at each of the...

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Rated 4 by RaceTrackHunter

January 05, 2024

RaceTrackHunter

I Learned Something Today!

Was in town for a few days, and I never pass up the opportunity to learn about a Civil War Battlefield. I did not know how important this battle really was in the grand scheme of things. Had this...

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