• Nathanael Greene Monument

    Guilford Courthouse

    National Military Park North Carolina

Indoor Activities

Museum

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park Museum Exhibits

NPS

Welcome and come on in!

Begin your park visit at the visitor center. Here, you will find information on the park and the battle. Rangers or volunteers at the information desk are glad to help you with answers and assistance.

Experience the award winning exhibits and audio visual programs that will help you learn about the Battle of Guilford Courthouse. They include a thirty-two minute live-action theater film, "Another Such Victory" (shown on the hour); a ten-minute animated Battle Map Program explaining the tactics of the battle (shown on the :15 and :45 of the hour); and colorful museum exhibits combining informative text with original artifacts and weaponry.

A twenty-minute tactile Battle Map program is available to any sight-impaired visitor.

Also in the visitor center is a bookstore (operated by Eastern National) offering visitors over 600 publications and theme-related items for sale on the battle and the Revolutionary War.

A narrated automobile tour of the battlefield on CD is also available for sale. Bookstore hours are the same as the visitor center.

Did You Know?

Continental Soldiers

The best known African American soldiers at the Battle of Guilford Court House were Corporal Thomas Carney, who fought in the battle with the veteran First Maryland Regiment, and Andrew Furgison, who escaped from servitude with the British and fought in a Virginia militia unit.