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Friday’s at the Front – Cross Keys & Port Republic Tour
August 12, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Become immersed in rich Civil War history on one of the battlefields within the National Historic District of the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia. Accompanied by Chief Executive Officer Keven Walker, the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation, appointed by Congress in 1996 to steward the National Historic District, is pleased to offer complimentary battlefield tours that speak to the individual stories of loyalty, determination, and sacrifice of civilians and soldiers alike that contributed to the overall history of our nation over 152 years ago.
Come alone, bring a friend, your family, or a group, but come – make it an event and plan to experience the Shenandoah Valley to its fullest. From 152 years ago to today, discover the history, experience the story, and feel the pulse that continues to thunder through the battlefield – battlefields that the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation continue to preserve today.
July 1th – Winchester
July 22nd – New Market
August 12th Cross Keys / Port Republic
September 23rd – Fisher’s Hill
October 21st – Cedar Creek
> All tours start at 9:00am and end at 12:00pm.
> Tours will be via car caravan – no food provided. There is no cost for the tour(s).
> Moderate walking required, dress accordingly.
> SVBF is not responsible for items lost or injury during the tours.