• Little Post Bayou at Sunset

    Arkansas Post

    National Memorial Arkansas

For Teachers

To schedule a field trip or professional development training please contact Park Ranger Joe Herron at 870-548-2207 or e-mail us

The following lesson plans were developed in 2013 and 2014 as part of the Teacher Ranger Teacher program:

The Battle of Arkansas Post: Stepping Stone to Vicksburg

The Battle of Arkansas Post: Stepping Stone to Vicksburg (small)

The Way of the Oh-gah-pah

Did You Know?

historic rendering

In 1783 one of only two Revolutionary War battles west of the Mississippi River was fought at Arkansas Post when British partisans and their Chickasaw allies attacked the Spanish fort.