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Marais des Cygnes Massacre - Plan your visit

Walk the grounds of this sites and learn more about the tensions during the era of territorial Kansas. Educators may want to share stories with students related to the massacre or the poem, "Le Marais du Cygne" by John Greenleaf Whittier.

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  • Self-guided drive-through site open dawn to dusk daily, marked with interpretive signs

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