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.
TICKETS FOR POPULAR MOONLIGHT TOUR AVAILABLE ON AUGUST 9
Tickets for the “Moonlight Tour” will go on sale on August 9, 2014. The tour will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Tickets are $7.00 per person. Tickets may be obtained in person at the Visitor Center or by mail (for a limited time).
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:
c/o Eastern National
6424 W. Farm Road 182
Republic, MO 65738-9514
(417) 732-2662, extension 227
Did You Know?
Benjamin McCulloch, the overall Southern commander at Wilson's Creek, did not wear a uniform. He preferred to wear a suit of black velvet instead.