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Balls Bluff Civil War Battlefield Tours
A very significant Civil War battle occurred just outside of Leesburg on October 21, 1861. By Civil War standards, it was not a large battle, but it had a big impact. Come for a guided tour of the Battlefield and find out why. Tours start at 11:00 and 1:00 every Saturday and Sunday from now until mid-November. Find out about this fascinating event in America's history.
More About Ball's Bluff Regional Park
This historical park surrounds Ball's Bluff National Cemetery and was the site of the first Civil War battle that took place in Loudoun County.
The park features interpretive signs with detailed information on the historical significance of the battle, commanders and troop movements.
In addition to walking trails for outdoorsy and fitness-minded folks, there is plenty for the history buff at Ball's Bluff. There is a small cemetery in the heart of the park, in which soldiers who fought and died in the battle are buried.
The park features a three-quarter-mile trail and two-mile circuit hikes, interpretive history signs and picnic tables.
Other events here
- Battlefield Tours Weekly on Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 am