Site includes a Visitors Center with a twenty minute video about the Battle of Lexington and exhibits. A self-guided walking tour of the battlefield includes low-profile exhibits describing the action. Guided tours of the Oliver House (circa 1853) which was used as a Federal Hospital during the battle.
Jefferson City, Missouri | The capitol's museum, flanking either side of the magnificent rotunda, features several exhibits on the Civil War, including a diorama with an original cannon and a recreation of part of an artillery camp.
Kansas City, Missouri | The Battle of Westport, fought October 21-23, was the largest battle west of the Mississippi River and the decisive battle of Confederate Gen. Stirling Price's 1864 Missouri campaign.
Join t Fight
Want to preserve Byram's Ford Battlefield? Donate today to save Byram's Ford Battlefield and hundreds of other battlefields across America.