• The Ray House

    Wilson's Creek

    National Battlefield Missouri


A PDF version of the battlefield's brochure map may be found by clicking here.

A JPEG version of the battlefield's recreational use guide, showing the trail network, may be found by clicking here.

Hard copies of the entire brochure can be requested by clicking here. Be sure to include all pertinent information (name and regular mailing address) in the text of your message.

Did You Know?

Joseph Shelby

The term "brother against brother" is often used to describe the Civil War, but at Wilson's Creek it was literally true. Both Joseph Shelby (Missouri State Guard) and his stepbrother Cary Gratz (1st Missouri Infantry, U.S.) fought on Bloody Hill. Gratz was killed during the battle.