Default Visit Place Woodgrain
Museum

St. Charles Museum

You are here

SHARE THIS

 
Arkansas

608 Broadway Avenue
St. Charles, AR 72140, USA

Website: www.arkansas.com/attractions/detail/st-charles-museum/90296

This town was the site of the single shot that disabled the ironclad, USS Mound City. The shot caused the steam drum to explode, killing 125 men. A monument stands in the center of Broadway Street and commemorates fallen Union and Confederate soldiers. The museum interprets the events.