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Birch Coulee Battlefield
Jct of Renville Cty Hwy 2 and Hwy 18
Morton, MN 56270

Hours

May-October:
Daily, dawn-dusk

 

Admission

Free

Contact

651-259-3473

2014 Jul / Aug

No events are currently scheduled at this historic site.

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Birch Coulee Battlefield

Site of the Battle of Birch Coulee, one of the hardest fought battles of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862. Visitors can tour the self-guided trails where markers explain the battle from Dakota and U.S. soldiers’ perspectives.

The site was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.

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