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Battle of Athens State Historic Site

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Battle of Athens State Historic Site
Battle of Athens Re-enactment

At this site, Union troops defeated the pro-South Missouri State Guard in 1861; it was the northernmost Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River. The site features camping, picnicking, hiking, fishing and boating. The site is located 10 miles north of Kahoka.

Tour the Thome-Benning House free of charge. See the historic site’s website for tour times. Large groups are encouraged to call ahead and check on the availability of staff members.

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12378 Athens State Park Road
Revere, MO 63465

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Activities On-site
Biking / Walking Trails
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
General Interest Info
Open Year-round
Group Policy
Advance Contact Requested
Pet Policy
Pets Allowed Outdoors On A Leash
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages