Eyewitness To War News
This "news broadcast" is a series of educational videos geared towards kids. The segments are listed in order below.
Younger visitors can discover the history of Palo Alto Battlefield with our Junior Ranger Program. By completing the activities in our Junior Ranger booklet, kids will receive certificates and badges making them official Junior Rangers. Booklets are available at the front desk or by download.
The Junior Ranger program is great fun for the whole family. It will enhance your visit to the park and make for fond memories as well.
Did You Know?
Numerous counties in the State of Iowa take their names from people and places of the U.S.-Mexican War. Taylor County, Page County and Ringgold County honor General Zachary Taylor, Captain John Page, and Major Samuel Ringgold, all of whom served in that battle.