HISTORICAL SITE DETAILS

Bushy Run Battlefield

Jeannette, Pennsylvania

Bushy Run Battlefield was the site of a major battle in the 1763 conflict known as Pontiac's Rebellion. The battle occured when a British force commanded by Col. Henry Bouquet was attacked by a group of Native American warriors from several tribes. A false retreat helped win the battle for the British and Bouquet's troops went on to break the siege of Fort Pitt. Both the battlefields and museum are located on Route 993 in Jeannette, Pennsylvania.

Route 993
Jeannette, Pennsylvania
(724) 527-5584
(724) 527-5610

Hours of Operation

The park is open Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., year-round. The Visitors Center is open from April 1 through October 31, Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fort Pitt Museum and Bushy Run Battlefield
Accomodations
Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau
Visitor Experiences

Battle Field
Gift Shop
Handicap Accessibility
Museum
Open Year Round
Park/Recreation Area
Picnic Area
Reenactments
Visitors Center