I went to take Old Brown, and Old Brown took me.
-Henry C. Pate
- August 19, 2018, 4:00 p.m. -
Guided Tour of the Battlefield - 4:00 p.m. - As part of this year's Civil War on the Western Frontier commemoration of Quantrill's Raid on Lawrence, Kansas, there will be a guided tour of the Black Jack Battlefield at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 19th.
You might catch sight of Old John Brown, Henry Clay Pate, or other folks from the history of this period in Kansas. You just never know who you will come across at Black Jack.
The Robert Hall Pearson Farmhouse will be open for the tour.
As on every day of the year, you are welcome to walk the nature trails, have a picnic lunch at one of our tables, or grab a walking tour brochure from the display outside the Pearson House.
You can also reflect on events in our history that had and continue to have a significant impact on our lives today.
Admission is free, but donations are always gratefully accepted.
Enjoy the beauty of Black Jack Battlefield & Nature Park at any time from dawn to dusk 365 days/year.
We are open for visitors to walk the nature trails, have a picnic lunch at one of our tables or grab a walking tour brochure from the display outside the Robert Hall Pearson Farmstead Home.
Reflect on events in our history that have had and continue to have an impact on our lives today.
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