Battle for Broxton Bridge
Come to Broxton Bridge Plantation and experience a historic Civil War reenactment of the Battle of Broxton Bridge! On February 2, 1865, Union forces were making their way from Savannah to Columbia and encountered Confederate forces in a last-ditch effort to defend their position. Pitched battles took place at both Rivers and Broxton Bridge, leaving behind historic breastworks that remain today.
Come and celebrate the bravery of those who fought at this historical site and gain a deeper understanding of Civil War era life. Watch as reenactors recreate the struggle between Union and Confederate soldiers with period-accurate uniforms, firearms, artillery pieces and cavalry tactics. Learn about the nuances of battle strategies used during this time period in an educational setting unlike any other.
Spend time on pristine grounds where you can explore lush forests, rolling hills, wetlands and even witness wildlife in its natural habitat. All while getting a glimpse into what life was like during the Civil War – without having to worry about bullets flying around!
PLEASE NOTE: The Battle for Broxton Bridge is not organized by Milsurpia. Milsurpia is an event directory. All questions pertaining to the event should be directed to the venue or organizer
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