• The Ray House

    Wilson's Creek

    National Battlefield Missouri

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  • FALL HOURS OF OPERATION

    Fall hours of operation for Wilson's Creek National Battlefield will begin on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Tour Road hours will change to 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., while Visitor Center hours will remain at 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • TICKETS FOR POPULAR MOONLIGHT TOUR STILL AVAILABLE

    Tickets for the Moonlight Tour are still available. The tour will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 between 7 and 10 p.m. Tickets may be obtained at the Visitor Center or by mail (for a limited time). For more information, call 732-2662, ext. 227.

  • HISTORIC JOHN RAY HOUSE CLOSED DURING ROOF REPLACEMENT

    The Ray House will be closed intermittently 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 be completed by September 15.

Permits

Special Use Fees

Special Use Permits are necessary for the following uses of the battlefield:

Use of the Group Picnic Area
Commercial Filming and Photography
Weddings
Freedom of Speech and First Amendment Activities

If your planned activity does not fall within these categories, or for information about permits, call (417) 732-2662, ext. 225, or contact:

Chief Ranger
Wilson's Creek National Battlefield
6424 W. Farm Road 182
Republic, MO 65738
(417) 732-2662, ext. 225



Commercial Filming/Still Photography Application (long form)
Commercial Filming/Still Photography Application (short form)
Commercial Filming Conditions

Did You Know?

Grave of Lorenzo D. Immell, Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

Five Medals of Honor were awarded for gallantry at Wilson's Creek, including one to Lorenzo Dow Immell of Battery F, 2nd U.S. Artillery (Totten's Battery).