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Stop 21: Averasboro Battlefield and Museum

  • Overview

    Explore the history of the Battle of Averasboro (March 15- 16, 1865) when you visit the museum, the battleground, and the cemetery. Also, learn about the Smith family, who owned the 8,000-acre plantation where the battle was fought. Three plantation houses still stand today.

    Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Open to the public.

    Next Stop: Follow NC-82 to Main Street. Make a left on Main Street. Merge onto I-95 South. Exit at #56 for Fort Bragg Fayetteville US 301 South. Make a right onto Person Street. Make a right onto North Cool Spring Street to access the DistiNCtly Fayetteville parking lot.

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