Battle for the Bridge Historic Preserve
810 Rush Island Bend Road
Horse Cave KY 42749
The Battle for the Bridge Historic Preserve protects 219 acres of the Munfordville Battlefield, site of three Civil War battles, including the Sept. 14-17,1862 Battle and Siege of Munfordville, perhaps the most strategically important battle in the Commonwealth's Civil War history. A trail is available featuring vistas of the Green River railroad bridge and Fort Craig. Guided tours may be arranged by calling the Hart County Historical Museum, 270-524-0101. Open daily dawn until dusk.