Change in Park Hours
The George Rogers Clark Memorial and Visitor Center are now closed on all federal holidays except Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day.
Frank Doughman, National Park Service
A variety of trees such as sycamores, sugar maples, little leaf lindens, dogwoods, and Purple Prince Crabapple trees are found within the national park today. For a more comprehensive list, consult the National Park Visitor Center.
National Park Service
In addition there are several different types of bushes that can be found within the park. These include yew bushes (in front of the Clark Memorial), and lilac bushes behind the park visitor center.
Did You Know?
Did you know that George Rogers Clark's forces came mainly from Virginia and Pennsylvania, not from the Kentucky frontier? Also, approximately half of his forces were French speaking volunteers.