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Washita Battlefield National Historic Site

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A site worth visiting in that you can walk the battlefield with a guide map

The first part of this site is indoors and well laid out displaying maps and Indian and Military... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tcff2017
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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I really had no Idea what I was about to see or learn when I saw the Brown Sign on the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
SneakinDeacon
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Southwest Virginia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first part of this site is indoors and well laid out displaying maps and Indian and Military paraphernalia of the late 1800s. The second part is located about 1.5 miles from the indoor museum site. This part is a self guided walking tour through...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

I really had no Idea what I was about to see or learn when I saw the Brown Sign on the Interstate(Brown Signs can be fun) for this site. But I decided to leave the interstate and drive about 25-mile north to the Washita Battlefield...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. We had no idea that this place was on our way to Vegas. I’m so happy that it was. We stopped and we walked around the site. Great visit and learning about the history of this área. Worth the visit

Thank Ayla M
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Excellent place to visit for history lovers of the "Old West" and of Native American history. This is a tragic piece of Oklahoma history. Watch the film first, as it will put everything into perspective for you. I never realized George Armstrong Custer was even...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We found this place on our road trip to the Grand Canyon. A must stop. We love to stop at our National Parks.

Thank Ayla M
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We stopped at the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site in October, 2017. This site told the real story about the mistreatment and massacre of the Native Americans who use to reside in this area. Reading through the material in the visitor center really gave us...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here and was greatly pleased with everything! The way everything was set up. The short movie, (that tells the history) and the walk down to the river. It was very relaxing! Definitely recommend!

1  Thank Gary2462
Reviewed September 2, 2017

We stopped at the Battlefield last month and found it to be a great and informative visit. They have a film that you can watch that explains what happened there and you can walk the site where the battle took place. All in all, a...More

1  Thank MJC99
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Stopped on a very Hot afternoon between thunder storms, so I had the trail and the overlook to myself to contemplate the events depicted. The solitude is unnerving and makes. We must never forget events like the massacre that occurred here. Thanks to the parks...More

1  Thank Dan G
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful place to visit. We did the trail that they have. A wonderful and very educational trail. We all enjoyed the trail. A lot of history and gorgeous place to visit.

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Response from Ayla M | Reviewed this property |
It all depends, They have a little walking trail which is very nice. We were there for about an hour and a half. Very nice place to visit.
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