The Battle of Guilford Courthouse - a Victory Within a Defeat

"I never saw such fighting since God made me. The Americans fought like demons." - Lt. General Charles, Earl Cornwallis
On March 15, 1781, six years into the American Revolution, General Greene and Lord Cornwallis' troops faced off at a small courthouse community. This 2.5 hour battle would change the course of the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution. Read More

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How will COVID-19 affect my visit?

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Find your Virtual Park

Watch virtual tours with park rangers to learn about the Battle of Guilford Courthouse

Illustration of the American Third Line soldiers at Battle of Guilford Courthouse facing British

History and Culture

Learn about the soldiers, commanders, and affected people of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse.

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Cell Phone Park Tours

Walk in the footsteps of the American and British soldiers with these cell phone tours and explore history outdoors!

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Virtual Junior Ranger

Explore the park’s virtual museum and earn a digital Junior Ranger badge!

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Recreate Responsibly

Join the #RecreateResponsibly movement to protect America's treasures while looking out for each other's health and safety.

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Dog Walking at Park

Bringing your dog to the park? Follow the rules: keep on a leash and throw away the poop! Read more...

Last updated: September 3, 2020

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2332 New Garden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410

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(336) 288-1776 x232
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