Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park

1194 Carnifex Ferry Rd.
Summersville, WV 26651- Map It
Phone: (304) 872-0825

AAA Editor Notes

Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park is 5.6 mi. s. on US 19, 5.2 mi. w. on SR 129, then .9 mi. s. on Carnifex Ferry Rd. (CR 23). A Civil War engagement was fought on this 156-acre site Sept. 10, 1861. The Patterson House Museum contains Civil War relics from the battle. A Civil War battle re-enactment weekend takes place in September of odd-numbered years. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Park open daily dawn-dusk. Museum open Sat.-Sun. and holidays 10-5, Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day.