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, most hotly-contested 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 the highwater mark of British military operations in the Revolutionary War.
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General Nathanael Greene's Birthday!

General Nathanael Greene's Birthday!

Join us for a 274th birthday party celebrating Nathanael Greene! We will have colonial dancing, a special lecture, and (of course) cake!

Colonial Heritage Center will open on Memorial Day Weekend

Colonial Heritage Center Open Weekends

Rangers will be at the Colonial Heritage Center every WEEKEND from 8:15- 5PM starting Memorial Day Weekend and into the summer. Come visit!

Scott Culclasure

Tour the Battlefield with an Expert!

Ranger Scott will be leading guided tours of the battlefield every Sunday starting at the Battlefield Visitor Center at 1:30 and 3:00PM.

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2332 New Garden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410


(336) 288-1776
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