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Visitor Center Press Release


Visitor Center E.A. | Press Release April 18, 2006

Read Superintendent's Reasons to Expand the Visitor Center

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument News Release

Release Date:  June 26, 2006

Date: June 26, 2006 

The National Park Service (NPS) announces the release of the Interim Visitor Center Plan Environmental Assessment/Assessment of Effect (EA) to the public for review and comments. 

Webmaster's note: You can view the full Visitor Center Plan Environmental Assessment/assessment of Effect on our website. It's a pdf and a very large file it is. Read it here...

NPS is proposing to remove the observation room and interpretative patio from the visitor center at Little Bighorn Battlefield N.M. in order to facilitate the construction of an all weather multipurpose room on top of the same foot print.  In conjunction with the release of the EA, NPS will host two public meetings.  The first meeting will be held on July 11, 2006 at the Sheraton Billings Hotel from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  The second meeting will be held on July 13, 2006 at the Little Bighorn Battlefield N.M. Administration Building from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. During this time, the public is welcome to stop by and pick up a copy of the EA and ask questions.  No presentations are scheduled at the public meetings. 

Electronic copy is also available on this same website under Management Docs or you may call Little Bighorn Battlefield N.M. at (406) 638-3204 and request a copy.  The EA will be on public review for 30 days and the public can mail their comments to the Superintendent or post comments online at --

For further information, please contact the Superintendent at Little Bighorn Battlefield N.M., P.O. Box 39, Crow Agency, Montana 59022-0039.  Phone number (406)638-3204. 

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