Ark Hwy 76
Camden, AR 71722
Poison Spring State Park is a day use park complete with picnic furnishings, a trail and a diorama summarizing the Battle of Poison Spring. This site is dedicated to the battle fought there April 18, 1864, during the Camden expedition of the Red River Campaign. Confederate troops attacked Union soldiers returning from taking supplies from Camden, Arkansas.
McCollum-Chidester House Museum
Camden, Arkansas | Union Gen. Frederick Steele made this house his headquarters when he occupied the city of Camden in 1864, during the Battle of...
Fort Southerland Park
Camden, Arkansas | This historic site is an excellently preserved example of urban Civil War defensive earthworks.
White Oak Lake State Park
Bluff City, Arkansas | Adjacent to Poison Springs State Forest, this park lies on the shore of 1,700-acre Lower White Oak Lake and includes an exhibit...
Historic Washington State Park
Washington, Arkansas | The park offers insight into a 19th century community and builds understanding of the people, times, and events of the...