Interpretive Programs

at Battle of Pilot Knob State Historic Site

artillery display table at a re-enactmentYou can make arrangements for special interpretation programs for large groups, including re-enactments of the life of soldiers, by contacting site staff at least two weeks prior to arrival. Such arrangements are subject to scheduling conflicts and manpower considerations. Please call 573-546-3454 for additional information.

Battle of Pilot Knob Civil War Re-enactment

Generally, every three years late in September, the site re-enacts the Battle of Pilot Knob. The event highlights both the civilian and military life in the valley during the Civil War. Throughout the year, the site offers living history programs and events interpreting the Civil War and its impact in Missouri.