• The Ray House

    Wilson's Creek

    National Battlefield Missouri

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  • 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.

Bookstore

The Bookstore is administered by Eastern National, and is open seven days a week, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., except Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Address inquiries to:

Wilson's Creek National Battlefield
c/o Eastern National
6424 W. Farm Road 182
Republic, MO 65738-9514
(417) 732-2662, extension 227
Our most popular sales items may also be ordered on-line by clicking here, then selecting Wilson's Creek NB.

Did You Know?

1963 photo of Bloody Hill

The Wilson's Creek Foundation, a local grass-roots organization, began the preservation of the battlefield by raising $1,600 and purchasing 37 acres of Bloody Hill in 1951.