Friday, December 14, 2018

Upcoming Events 

All programs and events are free unless otherwise posted. 


December 29, 2018


Hands-On History

Visitors will get the opportunity to get touchy with items from the 19th century. Interact with interpreters as they perform various 19th Century demonstrations.

February 9, 2019


Hands-On History

Visitors will get the opportunity to get touchy with items from the 19th century. Interact with interpreters as they perform various 19th Century demonstrations.


March 16-17, 2018


A Fighting Change for Life

Learn about Civil War medical practices and how they revolutionized battlefield medicine. Visit the Harper House and a modern field hospital to see the advancements in the treatment of wounded soldiers.

Nighttime Hospital Tours: Saturday Evening Only (March 16)

The Harper House and grounds will be transformed back in time to the XIV Corps field hospital as it may have looked on that first night of the battle, 154 years ago. 

Tickets go on sale the day of the event and are extremely limited. 
  **Warning: This program will simulate combat trauma, and may not be suitable for all audiences.**



April 5-7, 2019


"Two Weeks of Fury" Tour & Symposium

Three-day event featuring presentations and tours by noted historians. Tickets and more information available at fobb.net/2018Symposium



The Friends of Bentonville Battlefield is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization.