Wilson's Creek National Battlefield

Wilson's Creek National Battlefield, one of six national parks in the state of Missouri, is a perfect stop for an entertaining and educational experience.

Fought on August 10, 1861, the Battle of Wilson's Creek was a pivotal battle in Missouri and the second major battle of the Civil War. When the smoke cleared, more than 2,500 Union and Confederate soldiers were killed, wounded or missing in five hours of intense fighting. The visitor center features a new 27-minute film, a museum and changing exhibits. A five-mile self-guided tour road allows visitors to explore the battlefield at their own pace. Walking trails lead to various battle sites, including Bloody Hill, the Historic John Ray House and the Edwards Cabin.

Visit www.nps.gov for more information.

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Address 6424 W. Farm Rd. 182, Republic, MO
Phone (417) 732-2662
Website www.nps.gov
Hours of Operation Tour Road: Daily 8am-5pm; Visitor Center: Daily 8am-7pm
Price $7 per person, $10 per motorcycle, $15 per car,
Payment Methods Cash
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