Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park

15 miles south of Marlinton, entrance off Route 219
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Site of the last significant Civil War battle in West Virginia, Nov 6, 1863, as Federal troops moved to disrupt the Virginia & Tennessee Railroad to the south. The Confederate defenders here eventually were overwhelmed and retreated into Virginia. A museum and trails interpret the action.

Park open daylight hours. Museum open seasonally.

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