350 Columbia, Helena AR 72342
Self-guided interpreted walking tour takes visitors through this reconstructed Union fort, originally built in 1862. Heavy guns from the fort helped repel a Confederate attack on the city July 4, 1863. For more Helena Civil War sites see the website below.Fort open 9 am-5 pm daily. Free.
Arkansas Post National Monument • Fort Curtis/Helena Civil War • MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History • Pea Ridge National Military Park • Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park • Red River Campaign state parks • Reed’s Bridge Battlefield Heritage Park / Little Rock Campaign