State Historic Site Welcomes Field Trips

Are you looking for an exciting and educational field trip destination for your students?  Mansfield State Historic Site offers staff-led talks and demonstrations ranging from Civil War medicine and surgery to “soldier life” talks and musket firing demonstrations.

Our site contains an interpretive center and museum with numerous displays and exhibits focusing on the pivotal battles of Mansfield and Pleasant Hill, as well the Red River Campaign of 1864. The park also features a picnic area with pavilion and a one-mile battlefield walking trail with interpretive stops. 

Make Mansfield State Historic Site your next field trip visit! Groups must book in advance; for more information, and to book your class, call the park at 318-872-1474, toll-free 1-888-677-6262, or e-mail us at