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Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

14262 W Highway 62, Prairie Grove, AR 72753
+1 501-846-2990
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Prairie Grove Battlefiels

Great park, lots of buildings, good museum, reenactment of battle in Dec every year. Staff is very... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Mary C
Farmington, Arkansas
off the beaten path park offers nice walking trails, pleasant scenery and history lessons

This park is located along Hy. 62 in Prairie Grove and is on the Farmington/Fayetteville side of... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
John E
Ballwin, Missouri
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14262 W Highway 62, Prairie Grove, AR 72753
+1 501-846-2990
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great park, lots of buildings, good museum, reenactment of battle in Dec every year. Staff is very knowledgeable and great for groups. Picnics, parties, reunions allowed. Home of the Clothes line Fair. Arts, crafts, square dance competition

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This park is located along Hy. 62 in Prairie Grove and is on the Farmington/Fayetteville side of town. This is a pleasant park with nice scenery and walking trails and offers history lessons on a Civil War battle that occurred, apparently, on the site of...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This park has beautiful walking trails with lots of wildlife. Tour stops regarding the Civil War battle.

Thank MelSouth
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I had no idea this battlefield was here. I was simply in the area and saw the historic sign and just followed them to the site. I went in and spoke with the desk clerk who was so amazing. Then I read all the history...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Visited this spot for the first time in January. Discovered it through a a geocaching multi that took us through the park, visiting various spots, learning and collecting historical information. Pleasant place to walk, learn history, geocache, and even play Pokemon Go. Would return and...More

Thank tnanna
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Having not been in the South much it was very interesting to walk these trails. The interpretive center had some interesting exhibits and historical accounts.

Thank Mark n Jen D
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to spend the day learning about history, having a picnic, taking a walk/run, letting the kids play!

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Labor Day Weekend Event and Pokémon Go stops. Carnival food, Craft Fair, Square Dance Competition. This is a big event in Prairie Grove, so big that the kids are out of school the next day. The historical buildings have interpreters and re-enactors during this weekend...More

Thank Vito60
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The Prairie Grove State Park is dedicated to the little know Battle of Prairie Grove which was fought on December 7, 1862 during the War of Northern Aggression. The park occupies what would be the center of the Confederate position. Outnumbered, the Confederates held the...More

Thank DDay1959
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Prairie Grove, AR has great antique shopping downtown but this sleepy little town comes alive every Labor Day weekend on the beautiful grounds of the historic Battlefield State Park with The Clothesline Fair. There are arts & crafts & food vendors and the largest square...More

Thank Gampaw
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