Teaching through our historic sites


  • Bentonville Visitors Center - features an orientation program, exhibits artifacts from the battlefield, and maps of troop movements during the three days of fighting.

  • Gift-shop - located in the Visitors Center and featuring items related to the Battle of Bentonville and the Civil War.

  • The Visitors Center and restrooms are handicapped accessible. The historic structures have steps and are partially accessible with assistance.

  • Trails and outdoor exhibits - include walking and driving trail maps, commemorative monuments and wayside exhibits.

  • Covered picnic shelter - located adjacent to the Visitors Center.

  • Restrooms - located in the picnic shelter.

  • On-site car and bus parking available.

  • There are drink machines available at the site.

  • There are fast food restaurants located in the town of Newton Grove approximately 10 minutes from the site.

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