Revere, MO 63465
This is the site of the northernmost Civil War battle west of the Mississippi. Union home guardsmen defeated southern Missouri state guard forces here on August 5, 1861. Thome-Benning House (open to the public) was struck by Southern artillery fire during the battle and has since been known as the "Cannonball House."
Battle of Lexington State Historic Site
Lexington, Missouri | This site centers around the Battle of Lexington and includes a twenty minute video and a self-guided walking tour.
Confederate Memorial State Historic Site
Higginsville, Missouri | This site preserves and interprets the remains of the Confederate Home of Missouri, including the Confederate Home chapel...
Forest Hill Cemetery
Kansas City, Missouri | This cemetery is the site of the celebrated Confederate cavalryman Gen. J.O. Shelby's heroic stand that saved Price's army.