Mine Creek Civil War Battlefield State Historic Site

20485 SR 52
Pleasanton, KS 66075- Map It
(913) 352-8890

AAA Editor Notes

Mine Creek Civil War Battlefield State Historic Site is 2 mi. s. on US 69, then .5 mi. w. on SR 52. One of the last significant Civil War battles fought west of the Mississippi River occurred here in 1864. Walking trails, marked with interpretive signs, traverse the 600-acre battlefield site. A visitor center features Civil War exhibits and firsthand accounts of the battle. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Apr.-Oct. $5; $1 (students with ID); free (ages 0-5). Rest of year free.
Hours: Grounds daily dawn-dusk. Visitor Center Wed.-Sat. 10-5, Apr. 1-Labor Day; Sat.-Sun. 10-5, day after Labor Day-Oct. 31. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.