Superintendent T. John Hillmer Jr. announced today upcoming holiday
operational hours and closures for Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield.
The battlefield will be closed at 12 p.m. (Noon) on December 24 and all day
on Christmas Day, December 25, 2010, and New Year’s Day, January 1, 2011,
in observance of the national holidays. The closure includes the visitor
center, tour road and all battlefield grounds.
The battlefield’s Civil War research library will be closed from
December 23, 2010, through January 3, 2011, due to traditionally low winter
visitation. The library hours are normally 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4
p.m., Tuesday through Saturday.
The Civil War Museum is closed, for the season, until March 1, 2011.