• Trail of Tears artwork and trail walk

    Trail Of Tears

    National Historic Trail AL,AR,GA,IL,KY,MO,NC,OK,TN

Operating Hours & Seasons

A man looks upon an old trail that is covered in leaves and lined with small trees
A visitor contemplates the Trail of Tears along the northern land detachment route. Pea Ridge National Military Park, Garfield, Arkansas.
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There are many historic sites, museums, and parks (federal, state, and local) along the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail. Operating hours vary from site to site.

Contact individual sites for more information by going to Places To Go and Passport Program, where sites are listed by state, and there is an interactive map to search for sites.

Trail brochures can be found on the Publications web page, or contact the National Park Service's National Trails Intermountain Region.

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