New Market Battlefield State Historical Park
New Market Battlefield Park
Virginia Museum of the Civil War, June 2011
|Location||North of junction of US 11 and US 211 (8895 George Collins Parkway), near New Market, Virginia|
|Area||160 acres (65 ha)|
|NRHP Reference #||70000824|
|Added to NRHP||September 15, 1970|
|Designated VLR||June 2, 1970|
New Market Battlefield State Historical Park is a historic American Civil War battlefield and national historic district located near New Market, Shenandoah County, Virginia. The district encompasses the site of the Battle of New Market, a battle fought on May 15, 1864, during Valley Campaigns of 1864. In the middle of the battlefield stands the Bushong House, used by both sides as a hospital during the battle and now the visitor center for the 300-acre park.
The park is the site of the Virginia Museum of the Civil War operated by the Virginia Military Institute.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
- Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (March 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: New Market Historic District" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying photo
- Virginia Museum of the Civil War - official site
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