HISTORIC JOHN RAY HOUSE CLOSED DURING ROOF REPLACEMENT
The Ray House will be closed for tours while a new cedar shake roof is installed. We regret the inconvenience, but the work is necessary for the preservation of the structure. The work is scheduled to begin July 7 and continue for three to four weeks.
Operating Hours & Seasons
Daily, except Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. The battlefield closes at Noon on Christmas Eve (December 24).
Visitor Center hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., seven days a week.
Park (Tour Road) hours change according to season. The 2014 Tour Road hours schedule is given below:
Tour Road hours signs are located at the front gate, on the arm of the Tour Toad entrance gate, and next to the Tour Road entrance gate.
Did You Know?
Sterling Price, commander of the Missouri State Guard, had already served as governor of Missouri, a member of Congress, and a U.S. Army brigadier general by the time of Wilson's Creek.