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Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

14262 W Highway 62, Prairie Grove, AR 72753
+1 501-846-2990
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Gracefully displayed history

It is a battle site and a horrific one at that. Nice restorations of buildings. Staff was very... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
ChuckLoonz
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Waco, Texas
via mobile
Excellent Civil War Battlefield Park

The park is well constructed and maintained. The staff of the visitor center and museum were... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Don D
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Topeka, Kansas
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“driving tour” (18 reviews)
“pea ridge” (8 reviews)
“civil war” (14 reviews)
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14262 W Highway 62, Prairie Grove, AR 72753
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+1 501-846-2990
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

It is a battle site and a horrific one at that. Nice restorations of buildings. Staff was very knowledgeable and pleasant. She explained the trails and gave a history brief as we followed along on the brochures map of the trail we would be taking....More

Thank ChuckLoonz
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The park is well constructed and maintained. The staff of the visitor center and museum were friendly and knowledgeable. I just mentioned my relative’s unit number and she was able to point on the map to where his unit fought. The battle was pivotal to...More

Thank Don D
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is one of the most intact battlefields left in America from the civil war. 2700 lost their lives. There is a walking tour as well as a driving tour. On the driving tour you will see a marker for the Trail of Tears (a...More

Thank Sandra M
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Battlefield Park is a great place to visit. They have a play ground, walking trails,pavilions to have events and a museum to walk thru and learn the history of the park and the town of prairie grove. They also host several events each year, including...More

Thank Melissa D
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What an outstanding preservation of the American Civil War. Make sure you take a guided tour. So much information, so little time. Continue the walking tour and the driving tour. It was so good that we have to return Not that far from Pea Ridge...More

Thank rworden
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Nice driving tour with an informative brochure available at the visitors center. Grounds are clean and well maintained. My only suggestion would be a few more directional signs for those of us that are directionally challenged.

Thank 340cruiser
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great park, lots of buildings, good museum, reenactment of battle in Dec every year. Staff is very knowledgeable and great for groups. Picnics, parties, reunions allowed. Home of the Clothes line Fair. Arts, crafts, square dance competition

Thank Mary C
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

This park is located along Hy. 62 in Prairie Grove and is on the Farmington/Fayetteville side of town. This is a pleasant park with nice scenery and walking trails and offers history lessons on a Civil War battle that occurred, apparently, on the site of...More

Thank John E
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This park has beautiful walking trails with lots of wildlife. Tour stops regarding the Civil War battle.

Thank MelSouth
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

I had no idea this battlefield was here. I was simply in the area and saw the historic sign and just followed them to the site. I went in and spoke with the desk clerk who was so amazing. Then I read all the history...More

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