Early Close Wednesday, November 21, 2012
In celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday, the visitor center at Pea Ridge NMP will close at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, November 21, 2012. The visitor center will also be closed Thanksgiving day. The park tour road and trails will remain open both days so visitors may still visit the park from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Brochures will be available at the front door. The visitor center will re-open on Friday, November 23 at 8:30 AM.
Did You Know?
The Elkhorn Tavern was a place of worship until 1862 when the congregation moved to a new location 3 miles northwest of the tavern because of the noisy parties and dances the federals held in the building during their occupation.