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Pea Ridge National Military Park

15930 E Highway 62, Garfield, AR 72732-9532
+1 479-451-8122
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Well done in every way. So interesting.

This Civil War site is top-notch. The Park Service has gone all out to make this an amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vaisselle
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Denton, Texas
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If you are a history buff or have interest in the Civil War, this military park is well worth the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
281cynthiam
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Harrison, Arkansas
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“civil war” (78 reviews)
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15930 E Highway 62, Garfield, AR 72732-9532
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+1 479-451-8122
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Civil War site is top-notch. The Park Service has gone all out to make this an amazing experience. There are great exhibits, a movie and a historical building with re-enactors. The most interesting is that this is the only Civil War site which is...More

Thank vaisselle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a history buff or have interest in the Civil War, this military park is well worth the visit. The visitor center has lots of maps, interactive information, historical items and Park Rangers are very well versed in the history of this site....More

Thank 281cynthiam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a very informative tour in which you can do the tour on your own or go on a small bus with a guide. You can get out and walk some trails or just drive the entire 7 miles of the tour. The information center is...More

Thank mdkTopeka
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Never knew of this park or the battle until visiting family nearby. This place is a definite must for any history buffs. An excellent visitor center and film gives a great start to exploring the park. Favorite spot was the Elkhorn tavern which was turned...More

Thank T W
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This park has a wonderful visitors center which had a museum with displays of the battle and a video of the battle. Took a driving tour through the park and enjoyed it very much.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Pea Ridge was the site of an important battle and is largely credited with saving Missouri for the union. The battle site is well-preserved and remains unchanged from the days of the battle. There are cannons placed in position to replicate the battle activities, but...More

Thank PamRoad
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This is an excellent National Military Park about the most important Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River. It has a very good vistor center and an excellent drive thru.

Thank JamesWear
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The battle at Pea Ridge helped to keep the Confederates out of Missouri. The NPS has a well done Visitor's Center that explains the flow of the battle. A short film also explains the battle. A seven mile loop road connects the main points. The...More

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 23 June 2017

A crown jewel of battlefield parks. Pea Ridge is uncrowned, uncluttered by monuments, and largely preserved in terrain to its original condition. It is an easy drive through the beautiful landscape, keeping an eye out for the numerous deer that bound across the road. The...More

Thank CivilWar49
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Being a small but meaningful park, Pea Ridge played a pivotal role in the outcome of the Civil War. Take your time and read the history of how the battle unfolded. My favorite part of the park was the East Side Overlook. From here you...More

Thank hoef972
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