Monday, February 18, 2019

Upcoming Events 

All programs and events are free unless otherwise posted. 

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, 2019

A Fighting Chance 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.

Night-time Hospital Tours: Saturday Evening Only 7:00-10:15 (March 16, Tickets Required)

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 for night tours are EXTREMELY limited, $15 each, will go on sale March 1 at 9:00 online at or by phone (910) 594-0789.

  **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

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