Honey Springs Battlefield Historic Site

Honey Springs Battlefield Historic Site 1863 Honey Springs Battlefield Rd
Checotah, OK 74426

Phone: 918-473-5572
Description

The Battle of Honey Springs is the largest military clash ever to have occurred in Oklahoma and thanks to a multi-million dollar plan to preserve the Honey Springs Battlefield Historic Site, visitors to the site of the battle can learn all about this unique piece of Civil War history. The fight that took place on the Honey Springs Battlefield was the largest of 107 documented hostile encounters of the Civil War that occurred in Indian Territory. Additionally, it was one of the few if not the only battle that involved African American, American Indian, Hispanic and Anglo American soldiers. Records ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Gift Shop

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-69

  • Tour Information: Guided Tours

Day

Open

Close

Sunday

1:00 pm

5:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Visitors Center: Tue-Sat 9am-4:30pm, Sun 1pm-4:30pm. Closed Mondays and state holidays.

From I-40, take exit 264B N on Hwy 69 to the Checotah/Rentiesville exit, turn left onto old 69 and drive N 1.75 miles to the Rentiesville/Honey Springs Rd, then turn right and drive E 2 miles to DC Minner St and turn left. Drive N 1 mile where the road turns E, drive E 1/4 mile then turn back N.

Primary Contact:

Howard McKinnis




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From TravelOK.com Staff on 03/31/15

Ken, unfortunately we don't have any information on that, but the event coordinator may be able to point you in the right direction! Please use the phone number or email address listed at the top of this page to reach them directly. Best wishes and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


From Ken Wells on 03/30/15

I did go to Honey Springs. Pretty cool if you're into it. I'm a civil war buff from way back. 17 years in Southern Va. I'm wondering if there are any digs or surveying / locating going on they I could get involved with?


 
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