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

    Pea Ridge

    National Military Park Arkansas

Things To Do

Trail near Little Sugar Creek

Pea Ridge has much to offer.

Indoor Activities in the Visitor Center include:

A 28-minute orientation film
· Temporary exhibits
· A museum explaining the battle and the local area during the Civil War.
· A great bookstore/giftshop

Outdoor Activities include:

· 7-mile self-guided tour road
· 28 Interpretive Exhibits
· 9 miles of horse trails
· 7 miles of hiking trails

Pea Ridge National Military Park also organizes and hosts occasional community events, historical programs, and service projects. Please check our Schedule of Events to see upcoming events.

Check out Nearby Attractions for other opportunities the area has to offer.

Did You Know?

Elkhorn Tavern

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.