1009 Truman, Lamar Missouri 64759
This site was formerly occupied by a Big Osage Indian village, and is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It marks the place where the Osage were living between 1700-1775, when first encountered by European settlers and explorers. A self-guided trail takes visitors on a walking tour of this archaeological remnant of a former culture as well as offering outdoor learning exhibits pertaining to Osage life and history. The site is located nine miles east of Nevada near Walker, and six miles north of Hwy 54 on Hwy C, then west three miles on a gravel road.
Other Missouri State Parks nearby:
(Lamar) Harry S Truman Birthplace SHS
(Dadeville) Nathan Boone Homestead SHS
(Lamar) Osage Village State Historic Site
(Pittsburg) Pomme de Terre State Park
(Liberal) Prairie State Park
(Dadeville) Stockton State Park
02/29 Coming to The Lamar area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival,
OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.