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Wilson’s Creek Personal Plates

License Plate

Would you like to have a personalized license plate for Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield? We’ve made it even easier to proudly display your support for our country’s heritage.

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The Bugle Call

The archives are now open! We made all the digital versions of The Bugle Call available for download. Filled with insightful historical articles, news and events, our newsletter is a great way to stay informed about all the efforts we make to preserve the battlefield and educate the next generation. If you want to get the latest issue and help us preserve, click here to learn more.

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Latest Projects

  • Explorer Summer Camp Quest

    Overview Thanks to an America’s Best Idea Grant from the National Parks Foundation, Wilson’s Creek was able to host an Explorer Summer Quest Camp for 9-12 year…

  • Ray HouseProtecting the Historic Ray House

    Ray House Goal:  $18,000 History On the morning of August 10, 1861, John Ray and his family watched as 5,500 union and 12,000 Confederate troops…

Latest News

  • Civil War Veteran Burial

    Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield staff and volunteers will be participating in the internment of a Major Raphael Guido Rombauer on Saturday April 11, at Park Cemetery in Carthage, Missouri. The ceremony…

  • 2014 Moonlight Tour Tickets Available

    Superintendent T. John Hillmer Jr. announced today that tickets for the battlefield’s popular “Moonlight Tour” are still available. The tour will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 between…