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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. More than 2,500 Union and Confederate soldiers were killed, wounded or declared missing during the five hours of intense fighting.

The visitor center (ADA compliant) at Wilson's Creek National Battlefield features a 27-minute film, a museum and changing exhibits. A five-mile, self-guided driving tour 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.

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6424 W. Farm Road 182
Republic, MO 65738

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General Interest Info
Open Year-round
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Travelers With Disabilities Information
ADA Fully Compliant
Wheelchair Accessible
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages
Activities Within 10 Miles
Equestrian Trails
Historic District
Biking / Walking Trails
Pet Policy
Service Animals Welcome
Pets Welcome / No Fee
Pets On Leash Allowed
Cost Of Admission
Types Of Payment Accepted
Personal Check
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Not Required
Activities On-site
Equestrian Trails
Historic District
Biking / Walking Trails