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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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A quick drive through stop that is worth the time

I stopped here on a perfect fall afternoon as I was headed north on I-49 back to KC. It is a short... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jjinwaldokc
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Kansas City, Missouri
Civil War

Good stop for Civil War buffs and others interested in history. Very informative visitors center... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AndyKansasCity
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Kansas City
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  • Average5%
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“driving tour” (40 reviews)
“civil war” (78 reviews)
“trail of tears” (27 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 2 weeks ago

I stopped here on a perfect fall afternoon as I was headed north on I-49 back to KC. It is a short drive off the interstate, but certainly worth it. As with all national parks the staff were very helpful and gave me good advice...More

Thank jjinwaldokc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good stop for Civil War buffs and others interested in history. Very informative visitors center and signage along the route. Close to the highway, so it’s an easy stop and a good place to stretch your legs.

Thank AndyKansasCity
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My father is a Ruddick descedant from the family who owned land at this location. I have a very strong connection to this park. Well worth a trip.

Thank funmamabear
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I drove through the park in about 1.5 hours, taking my time to stop and get out at the various stops. There is a small visitor center where you can watch a film about the battle. There are also some displays. The map presents clear...More

1  Thank Zebra_45678
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Drive through this park with stops along the way detailing what happened at that sight. Very interesting, educational, and a gorgeous drive

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Hubby and I spent about 3 hours enjoying everything this park had to offer. We watched the movie and toured the exhibits in the Visitors Center. Then we took the driving tour, stopping at almost every point. The trees were in full fall color and...More

Thank merryheart523
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Beautiful grounds and fun to see the canon fired, it's definitely worth a stop if you're in the area. Have a picnic and learn a little history.

Thank nkm615
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Be sure to do the driving tour. Some reviewers claim it took them 2 hours but it’s only 7 miles and there are 10 stops. We stopped everywhere and it only took us about 40 min. The movie is good. The battlefield is small enough...More

1  Thank Bobby44881
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Prior to visiting I don't recall hearing of this battle. There was a short informative movie plus exhibits in the visitors' center building. The park had a drive thru tour with 9 stops to get out and read information. There are also some hiking trails....More

Thank Marilyn W
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My husband surprised me when he took me to this National park. I find it very rewarding .I love history . It is a must for everyone in my opinion.

Thank aggy512002
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