Plan Your Visit
New to the National Park system, Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument is being developed for visitor use. It is not yet open to the visiting public, but interpretive programs and exhibits are under development. For up-to-date information on the history and planning of the park, tours and volunteer opportunities, please contact the park staff by email or call 513-607-0315.
Did You Know?
In 1866, Congress established six all-black regiments (consolidated to four shortly after) to help rebuild the country after the Civil War and to fight on the Western frontier during the "Indian Wars." These regiments went on to serve with distinction and honor for over eight decades until the disbandment of the 27th Cavalry in 1951 which brought the end of the famed "Buffalo Soldiers." More...