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11:30 am

Cedar Creek and Belle Grove in a Box – A Park Overview

May 25 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:30am, repeating until May 25, 2019

Belle Grove Plantation, 336 Belle Grove Road
Middletown, VA 22645 United States
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Free

A 30 minute program on the history and settlement of the Valley, the Battle of Cedar Creek and the impact of the Civil War.  This interactive program uses the surrounding landscape features and various props (taken from a box) to “create” the park and tell its many stories by literally placing visitors “in the middle […]

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2:00 pm

Battle of Cedar Creek Tour

May 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station, 7712 Main Street
Middletown, VA 22645 United States
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Free

A two-hour guided tour, using a car-caravan system (visitors follow the ranger’s vehicle), which covers the Battle of Cedar Creek in a chronological fashion.  It includes approximately 5 or 6 stops at the key landmarks associated with the battle. Meet at the National Park Service Visitor Contact Station (7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645).

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Harpers Ferry Armory and the New Technology

May 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

Dr. Merritt Roe Smith, the Leverett and William Cutten Professor of the History of Technology at MIT, examines Harpers Ferry's role in the industrial revolution - specifically John Hall's success in the use of interchangeable parts, which created the "American System of Manufacturing." This program marks the 200th anniversary of John Hall's arrival in Harpers […]

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6:30 pm

Twilight Hike

May 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Claytor Farm, 2262 Claven Lane
Middletown, VA 22645 United States
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Join Park Ranger Rick Ashbacker for a 90 minute hike to learn about some of the park’s natural resources and wildlife.  Meet at the Claytor Farm parking area (2262 Claven Lane, Middletown, VA).  The location will be marked by special NPS signage.

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