Fri, Oct 20|
Symposium on the Field - Perryville
We had such a great time in 2022 at Perryville that we decided to do it again! Select tours, detailing specific aspects of the battle, will be presented.
Time & Location
Oct 20, 1:00 PM EDT – Oct 22, 12:30 PM EDT
Perryville, Kentucky, Perryville, Kentucky
About the event
A series of tours led by historians that will cover aspects of the battle that took place at Perryville on October 8th, 1862. Each tour will be about 2 hours in duration. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water! There is walking and some hilly terrain to tackle. These tours will take place all over the Perryville, Kentucky area on private and public property.
5:30 P. M. - Peter's Hill Afternoon Fight - Chuck Kays - Meet in Perryville at the corner of West 3rd Street and US 68 to carpool to the tour stop (Click HERE for location).
9:00 A. M. - Terrill's Federal Brigade - Dan Masters - Meet in front of the Confederate Cemetery.
11:00 A. M. - Webster's Federal Brigade - Darryl Smith
2:30 P. M. - Town Fighting - Taylor Bishop - Meet in Perryville at the corner of West 3rd Street and US 68 to carpool to the tour stop (Click HERE for location).
5:30 P. M. - Stuart Sanders - Aftermath of Perryville. Reception and tour at Bottom House hosted by the fine folks of the Friends of Perryville Battlefield!
10:00 A. M. - Cleburne's Confederate Brigade - Derrick Lindow - Meet at the Bottom House.
Noonish - Tour debrief and ideas for next year
The above listing is subject to change. All meals and lodging are the responsibility of the attendee. Motels are located in Danville, Harrodsburg, and Lebanon.