• 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?

Conquistador on Horseback

In the Spring of 1541, Spanish Conquistador Hernando de Soto and his army crossed over the Mississippi River into present day Arkansas where they wandered for nearly two years.