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Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

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The past is the present at this Civil War battlefield park in the Ozarks. See important battle sites along a self-guided driving tour or walking the one-mile Battlefield Trail. Guided tours are offered through structures typical of a 19th-century hill community. The life of a Civil War soldier is emphasized at the Battlefield Museum. Interpretive programs and exhibits aid in depicting Civil War period and its impact on Arkansas.

A reenactment of the battle is hosted the first weekend of December on even numbered years.

Location: PO Box 306, Prairie Grove Arkansas 72753 Telephone Toll Free: 501-846-2990

Other Arkansas State Parks nearby:
(Rogers) Beaver Lake State Park
(Mountainburg) Lake Fort Smith State Park
(Eureka Springs) Lake Leatherwood Park
(Prairie Grove) Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park
(Huntsville) Withrow Springs State Park

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