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

    Pea Ridge

    National Military Park Arkansas

Fees & Reservations


$5.00 per person (see details below) - 7 days

$5.00 per motorcycle - 7 days

$10.00 per vehicle - 7 days

$20.00 per person - annual pass


A $5.00 permit is required per person over the age of 15, maximum fee is $10.00 per carload . Frequent visitors may wish to purchase the $20.00 or $80.00, annual permit which is good for the card holder for one year from the month of purchase.



Same as entrance fees.


All commercial tours must make arrangements at least two weeks in advance as to arrival, departure, fees, and numbers. Fees are per person.



Free with approved Fee Wavier


School groups need to make reservations at least two weeks prior to their visit. A fee waiver application must be submitted along with a letter of request on the school/institution's letterhead requesting and explaining the reasons for the educational visit. Talks or programs must be reserved in advance and are subject to availability of staff. Please see the For Teachers section for more information.

Please see the Permits page if you would like information on Special Use Permits, Video/Photography Permits and/or other permits for access to the park.

Did You Know?

A painting by H. Wilson indicates the store was on the east side of Wire Rd., but until recently a stone foundation stood on the west side.

Pratt’s Store was Curtis’ headquarters, a strategic spot at the junction of Wire Road and the Leetown battlefield. It is uncertain as to whether the original store was on the east or west side of the road.