The National Cemetery drew me to visit (both sides of the road) and I ventured aimlessly further on Stockade road (duh) where the sign pointed to the Waste Water Treatment Plant. The site was isolated on a gravel/mud road with a single sign that said...更多
The Florence Stockade (also known as the Florence Prison Camp), provides a visitors a glimpse into the brief period when Union prisoners were kept outside of town. The trail needs some improvements when it comes to markings.
The site is really interesting, but needs updating. It is a shame that it has been allowed to become overgrown. It really needs to be mown and have the paint freshened. We learned much about the Union POW Camp. Why it was located there, the...更多
I understand the historical significance and that has value but the area is not set up in a way that made much sense to me. You start at the pavilion you see in the pictures and it gives you the history and then maps out...更多
Although we did not tour the house, we went to the re-enactment. Being the first time ever going to one, I was simply amazed and impressed. All the soldiers and their families in "era" dress was so cool! We loved it.