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Enjoyed this site. The Museum has a lot of things to watch. The half hour movie was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kurt R
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DeKalb, Illinois
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Another interesting piece of our history

There is a $20 entry fee but no charge with a NPS Senior Pass. Wilson's Creek Nat'l Battlefield... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2019
Ron T
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The Villages, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed this site. The Museum has a lot of things to watch. The half hour movie was very informative. Good history stop. Don't forget the driving tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 14 January 2019

There is a $20 entry fee but no charge with a NPS Senior Pass. Wilson's Creek Nat'l Battlefield should be visited prior to visiting Pea Ridge Nat'l Battlefield as these battles go hand in hand. The video in the visitor center was ~30 minutes long...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ron T
Reviewed 3 January 2019

The small museum with its film and display were interesting. What we really enjoyed was the drive around the periphery of the battleground.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jcmorden
Reviewed 21 December 2018

This was our first time visiting the battlefield, and I recommend it, even if you're not a history enthusiast. The visitor center had some great exhibits, and a movie describing the battle. Very informative. We then took the car tour, which we also highly recommend....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dalen1970
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is a very nice stop. For $15 you get a carload of people in. The visitors center was being worked on so the fee was waved. The park is laid out on a single lane road (loop) for about seven miles. The battlefield views...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank imacroy
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

The exhibits explained the significance of the park and who was involved. This civil war site has a movie explaining what happened at Pea Ridge. Definitely a good site to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank S8674RWsusanm
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Pea Ridge battlefield was just the right size for a half day visit. The stops are very well marked and makes it easy to navigate the self guided auto tour. Some interesting history contained here in this park and notated well in the movie and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelBob-2
Reviewed 23 November 2018

I'd never been here, nor heard of a Civil War battlefield in Arkansas. Great exhibits really brought the battle to life, both for the soldiers and the locals who lived through the battle. Didn't have time for a drive through the park, but we'll be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank VespagirL55
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Visited 10-30-18 a nice weather day. The fall colors were outstanding. There are a lot of battle sites to see and great photo opportunities in this well kept park. One could spend all day here with everything to see, read and hike to. This is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Poudre1
Reviewed 16 November 2018

I continued to learn about the civil war and wondered how such a beautiful place had to be a place of such tragedy. The trails were beautiful. The exhibits were superior. It is too bad so many lost their lives to make this place a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gary M
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