New Madrid - The Water Route

Trail of Tears exhibit in New Madrid, MO.

The Cherokee on the water route of the Trail of Tears passed by New Madrid, Missouri, on their way to Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma).

Click here to view the exhibits, which are located on the levee in New Madrid.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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National Trails Intermountain Region
Trail of Tears National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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