Mine Creek - Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Soldiering is not all about fighting battles. Come to Mine Creek Battlefield to learn about how Civil War soldiers lived; from getting a haircut and what clothing they wore to the experience of voting in the field and dealing with bureaucratic red tape. Army life was multifaceted and very different than today. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for students.
Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site is located at 20485 K-52, two miles south of Pleasanton on U.S. 69, on half mile west on K 52. For more information call 913-352-8890.