Battle of Westport Guided Bus Tour Saturday, September 13, 2014—8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sponsored by the Civil War Roundtable of Kansas City. Starts from the Battle of Westport Visitor Center & Museum at the Meyer Boulevard entrance to Swope Park in Kansas City. $48 per person which includes lunch. Driving tour of the Battle of the Little Blue River, a stop at the National Frontier Trails Museum, walking and driving tour of Byram’s Ford (Battle of the Big Blue), Brief stop at Mockbee Farm near 7850 Holmes, driving and stops at Loose Park, brief stop at the Wornall House, and driving tour of exit routes of retreat including Shelby’s units and the wagon train. Send reservations to Paul Gault, 7118 N. Congress Ave., Kansas City, MO 64152. Guides are Dan Smith and Ross Marshall. This may be a sellout so make your reservations now.
See also Battle of Westport 150 in October!