All park sites closed on Thanksgiving (November 28), Christmas (December 25), and New Year's Day (January 1).
The 145th Anniversary Event Rescheduled
The 145th Anniversary Event on Sunday December 8, featuring Dr. Elliott West, has been postponed due to deteriorating weather conditions in Oklahoma.
Fees & Reservations
FEES: Visitation to the park is free of charge.
RESERVATIONS: We recommend making a reservation if you want a presentation or guided tour from one of the park guides or an interpretive ranger. Otherwise, the 1 1/2 mile walking tour is self-guiding. Trail Guide booklets may be obtained at the trailhead, or the visitor center
PRESENTATIONS: To view the park’s film or to request a walking tour or talk, contact park staff at the visitor center. Walk-in requests for film presentations or ranger led programs are welcome and encouraged at no charge. School group or tour group presentations are recommended to be made in advance.
AMERICA the BEAUTIFUL - NATIONAL PARKS AND FEDERAL RECREATIONAL LANDS PASS PROGRAM: Since the park does not charge a fee we do not sell these passes. For your convenience we provide this link for this information. Link to Lands Pass Program
Did You Know?
Washita Battlefield Visitor Center is also home to Black Kettle National Grasslands. Black Kettle National Grasslands, a unit of the U.S. Forest Service, works along side the National Park Service to help maintain and care for Washita Battlefield National Historic Site.