The Battle of Guilford Courthouse. Thursday, March 15, 1781.

"I never saw such fighting since God made me. The Americans fought like demons."

-Lt. General Charles, Earl Cornwallis

The largest battle of the Revolutionary War's Southern Campaign was fought at the small North Carolina backcountry hamlet of Guilford Courthouse. The battle proved to be a turning point for British military operations in the Revolutionary War. Read More

Illustration of the Von Bose Regiment

History and Culture

Learn about the history, commemoration, and preservation of Battle of Guilford Courthouse.

Living history interpreters fire small black powder muskets.

Commemorate the Battle

The Revolution belongs to you. Find your park, find the colonial backcountry, and find history March 15-17, 2018.

Guilford Courthouse park staff stand in front of General Greene Monument.

Guilford Courthouse's Centennial Events

Help America’s first preserved Revolutionary War battlefield celebrate its 100th birthday!

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2332 New Garden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410


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