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Wilson's Creek National Battlefield

6424 W Farm Road 182, Republic, MO 65738-9492
+1 417-732-2662
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Great way to spend a beautiful day

My husband and I visited Wilson's Creek for the first time and had a blast. We rode through it on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Karly B
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Republic, Missouri
Nice Job of Preserving Our Heritage

I've been to quite a few Civil War battlefields. This one ranks high on my list. Many sites are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HiggySt_Louis
,
St. Louis
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“driving tour” (34 reviews)
“civil war” (81 reviews)
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6424 W Farm Road 182, Republic, MO 65738-9492
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+1 417-732-2662
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I visited Wilson's Creek for the first time and had a blast. We rode through it on our bikes and did some hiking on the trails. We enjoyed the day so much that we bought a season pass. It's fun to see...More

Thank Karly B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to quite a few Civil War battlefields. This one ranks high on my list. Many sites are cramped preserved mini sites barely depicting the scope of the battle. Much of the surrounding area is preserved forever here in the Ozarks. The visitor center...More

Thank HiggySt_Louis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wilson's Creek National Battlefield is a small museum with a lot of information! We liked that we could take as little or as long as we wanted! The information in the museum was about the whole era of that time! There was lots of interactive...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I married a high school social studies teacher, that actually loves government and history. This means that we visit a lot of historical areas, if we travel near them. The introduction movie was interesting and I enjoyed it. The museum was also well done and...More

Thank JulieVR R
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This battlefield near Springfield, MO is good for close to 1/2 day depending. There can be a lot of activities: hiking, running, fishing, horseback riding, etc. Most folks will do the following: do the Visitor Center and see movie, tour the docurama and get maps...More

Thank Sunrunner45
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This driving tour is complete with many informative signs. You can also use your cell phone to learn more at each stop. If the kids hate history, they will love all the Poke-stops and gyms they can hit on the route. We had fun reading...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We enjoy visiting unite the are operated by the National Park Service. Wilson Creek has really nice visitors center, with a museum and a video.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Read about this in a magazine and decided to stop. What a neat place. The staff at the main office was not only extremely friendly, but very knowledgeable. There is a small museum you are able to go through to read more about the history...More

Thank dalejr8prncss
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My mom, dad, aunt and I drove through the park. It was pretty nice and the grass was mowed a few feet from the road throughout. The stops were nice. Some of them had hikes to get to the actual location of the battle/house/landmark etc...More

Thank KayCea S
Reviewed 3 July 2017

It is worth to be there, to experience in person the Wilson's creek battlefield, we spent almost 3.5 hours there, drive along the road, 8 stops in total, there are trails for you to walk to the site in some of the stops. Good for...More

Thank DorisnWes
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