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Events Calendar

Battle of Island Mound Commemoration
Sat, SEP 18, 2021, 10:00am - 04:00pm

First Civil War battle where Black soldiers engaged in combat.  Live stage performances of Buffalo Soldiers and a first person presentation by Lt. Patrick Minor.  Living history walking tour featuring a rope-making demonstration, bison program, and a Missouri German carpenter’s display.


Location Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site, 4837 NW County Road 1002, Butler, MO