• Elkhorn Tavern, Federal Provost Marshal Headquarters and Field Hospital Used by Both Armies

    Pea Ridge

    National Military Park Arkansas


The Park Visitor Center is accessible. The park film has been captioned for the hearing impaired. The park tour road and most tour stops are accessible. The Elkhorn Tavern and trails are historic and not fully accessible. Park wayside exhibits meet NPS-ADA standards. If you have any questions regarding accessibility at Pea Ridge, please contact park staff.

Did You Know?

General Earl Van Dorn, of the Confederate army

When Confederate General Van Dorn heard news that Curtis pushed Price out of Missouri, he set out to take personal charge of an attack on Curtis, along with Price and McCulloch. He arrived at Price’s headquarters in an ambulance, braving a severe illness resulting from falling into an icy stream.