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    George Rogers Clark

    National Historical Park Indiana

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  • 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.

Plants

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Dogwood tree outside the visitor center

Frank Doughman, National Park Service

Trees

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.

 
lilac bush

Lilac bushes behind the visitor center

National Park Service

Bushes

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?

George Rogers Clark's forces

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.