Site of the first major victory for the Union Army during the Civil War

The Union won a significant victory early in the Civil War at The Battle of Mill Springs. Explore the rolling fields of Kentucky where the battle took place and learn about that state's strategic importance to both sides of the fight. Read More

Union soldiers ascend on the Confederate troops in the colored lithograph

The Battle

Follow along as we take you through an overview of the Battle of Mill Springs.

Last updated: September 22, 2020

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Superintendent, MISP
National Park Service
9020 West Highway 80

Nancy, KY 42544



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