• The Ray House

    Wilson's Creek

    National Battlefield Missouri

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  • CONSTRUCTION ON INTERSTATE 44 AT EXIT 70

    Route MM is closed at Exit 70. Bridge reconstruction is scheduled at Exit 70 from Friday, August 8, 2014 to Monday, September 29, 2014. Visitors should exit I-44 at Highway 360 (exit 69), then exit 360 at MM Highway and continue south to US Highway 60. More »

  • HISTORIC JOHN RAY HOUSE CLOSED DURING ROOF REPLACEMENT

    The Ray House will be closed intermittently through the fall of 2014 while a new roof is installed. We regret any inconvenience. Visitors may wish to call the Visitor Center at (417) 732-2662, ext. 227 to check on the status of the project.

  • "CAMPAIGNS & POLITICS: THE CIVIL WAR IN 1864" LECTURE SERIES

    The National Park Service and the Springfield Library continue their observance of the Civil War Sesquicentennial with a series of programs focusing on 1864. Open the current issue of "Bookends" Magazine (pdf file) in the link for a full schedule. More »

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Thank you for your interest in supporting Wilson's Creek National Battlefield.

Your donation will enhance the programs and activities to protect park resources and provide visitor services for Wilson's Creek.

Philanthropic contributions continue to make a significant difference and we welcome and are grateful for your support.

There are several ways of supporting Wilson's Creek. The park is able to accept direct donations.

If you are interested in donating directly to the park you may contact the Superintendent by phone (417-732-2662, ext. 224), or e-mail.

Donations may be sent to:
Superintendent
Wilson's Creek NB
6424 W. Farm Road 182
Republic, MO 65738

Did You Know?

Sterling Price

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.