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Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

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Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

506 E. Douglas St.

Prairie Grove

479-846-2990

www.arkansasstateparks.com/prairiegrovebattlefield

Hours:  Daily 8 a.m.-dusk

Price:  Tours: Adults $5, Youth (6-12) $3, Children (under 6) Free

Type:  Monuments & Historic Sites

On December 7, 1862, the Confederate Army of the Trans-Mississippi clashed with the Union Army of the Frontier in a day of fierce fighting resulting in as many as 2,700 casualties. As one of America’s Civil War battlefields, Prairie Grove is now a place where you can stand on a piece of history. Guided tours include a walking tour with an expert who will explain the details of the battle and significant spots, a tour of the historic Morrow and Latta houses or a 15-point virtual geocache tour. Or you also can try a self-guided approach as you drive through the grounds. The largest battle reenactment takes place in the park every other year in December with military drills conducted by re-enactors. During that recreation, you can also enjoy cooking, spinning and lace-making demonstrations, and living history programs.

35.9828095
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Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park
506 E. Douglas St.
Prairie Grove
Fayetteville
72753
479-846-2990

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