Guided Tour of the Battlefield
The park staff at Mansfield State Historic Site in Mansfield, La., will host a guided tour of the battlefield beginning at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 18. Included on the tour will be visits to key points on the field where some of the most significant action of the battle occurred. The tour will depart the visitor’s center at 2:00 PM, and will involve outdoor walking of about one-half to three-quarters-mile mile. Appropriate footwear and clothing are recommended.
Mansfield State Historic Site is located at 15149 LA Highway 175, three miles south of the town of Mansfield, Louisiana. Admission is $4 per person ages 4-61; seniors 62 and over and children 3 and under admitted free. For more information call 318.872.1474 locally, toll-free 888.677.6267, or visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mansfieldshs.