Learn About the Park

Created on March 25, 2013, Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument preserves and interprets the history and legacies of Colonel Charles Young and the famed Buffalo Soldiers of the U.S. Army. Learn more about these extraordinary men and the story of the park when you explore these web pages.
  • News
    Current news and happenings about the park and park-related events.
  • Photos & Multimedia
    View official park photos, recorded events and the official park film.
  • History & Culture
    Learn about the African Americans who answered the call of duty and enlisted in the U.S. Army after the Civil War through the mid-20th century.
  • Education
    Teachers and educators can browse this all new section that provides curriculum lessons for K-12 school children.
  • Kids & Youth
    See what the park has to offer for our youngest visitors. From earning Junior Ranger SWAG to printable activities, we make learning fun!
  • Management
    Learn about the history and creation of the park and view important information about park operations.

Last updated: September 2, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 428
Wilberforce, OH 45384


(937) 352-6757
Main park information line.

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