River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Monroe

4.0
Located on the site of the Battle of Frenchtown that occurred between January 18 to January 23, 1813, between forces allied with the British Empire and the United States of America. One of the bloodiest battles of the War of 1812, it was called a National Calamity for the United States by General (later President) William Henry Harrison.
Plan your River Raisin National Battlefield Park visit and explore what else you can see and do in Monroe using our Monroe day trip website .
Source
Create an itinerary including River Raisin National Battlefield Park
map
River Raisin National Battlefield Park Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
108 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We got here just after opening, so we were the only ones here. Ranger Ron was very informative and friendly. You could tell he enjoys his job! He told us about the area, the War Of 1812, and described...  more »
  • Newer smaller National park, small exhibit area with history of war of 1812 and the River Raisin battle , if you bring your bike you can ride from the battle field area right into sterling state on pa...  more »
  • We went to see what was here today (having seen the sign on US23 many times). There is a small interpretive center with some exhibits and a good overview film. The rangers were great. We walked around...  more »

Plan your trip to Monroe

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Monroe

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Monroe by other users

6 days in Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, outdoors, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, outdoors, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 35 days in Michigan & Chicago BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Michigan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Las Cruces, Monroe & St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Quebec City & Monroe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans