SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI
70° 804
Jan82013

1863 Battle of Springfield Commemoration & Reception

Free to attend.

To honor the sesquicentennial of the 1863 Battle of Springfield, Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield Foundation is updating the 12 historical markers located throughout Springfield. A ceremony will be held at noon on Park Central Square, followed by a reception at the History Museum on the Square.The traveling exhibit, Marmaduke’s Southwest Missouri Raid, provided by the Springfield-Greene County Library, will also be on display at the museum.