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Parker Pioneer Homestead

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16944 Homestead Rd, Harrisburg, AR 72432-9458
+1 870-578-2699
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Wonderful Day trip

We loved visiting the Parker Homestead. Lots of stuff to see, loved the old corn mill and bought... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Cindy M
Awesome step back in time!

Great little step back in time. Really awesome that they are able to keep up and maintain all these... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
Stanley S
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Harrisburg, Arkansas
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“day trip” (2 reviews)
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16944 Homestead Rd, Harrisburg, AR 72432-9458
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+1 870-578-2699
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

We loved visiting the Parker Homestead. Lots of stuff to see, loved the old corn mill and bought some wonderful fresh ground corn meal. Watching how the sorghum was made was fun too! The museums and old log cabins were great! We had a fun...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2017

Great little step back in time. Really awesome that they are able to keep up and maintain all these old building and tools. Must attend Pioneer Days if you're in the area when that is happening!

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Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place. It's like going back in time to a simpler life. They have done am amazing job of recreating history. If you can it's a must check on your things to do list! Take the whole family, it's a day you will...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

I am originally from Arkansas, but live in Memphis, TN, now. Heard about Parker Homestead from cousins for several years now. Decided to check it out and very glad that we did. Good, wholesome fun for the 7 year old. Tractor rides, wagon ride, horse...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2015

We spent the weekend in one of the homestead houses. It was a wonderful experience. We celebrated Father's Day and our anniversary there. I found it to be an interesting place. Loved the old school house and barn. The corn maze at the Fall Festival...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2013

Parker Pioneer Homestead is only open a short time each year. We have gone several times and went during the month of October. It is set up like a town would have looked back in the 1800's. They grind corn on a grist mill operated...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

Come hungry because you will do some "samplin" and bring money to buy some of those samples. The price to get in and see all the old buildings--post office really cool!--and how to make a broom, grind corn, etc is not bad but you will...More

1  Thank ritarealtor
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Reviewed March 24, 2013

In October every year they have a great festival. Lots of fun for the family. Listen to live music while you eat great food and walk in all the log buildings. A great trip back in time to see how people lived.

3  Thank J B
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Reviewed May 25, 2012

Our son and daughter-in-law had their wedding here. It was a very nice place to have a rustic outdoor wedding.

3  Thank artist-nurse
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Reviewed January 21, 2012

We went to Parker Pioneer Homestead to experience the Haunted Forest. It was much more than I had expected. It reminded me of Pumpkin Hollow when it was just a couple of years old. The spooks are good but not too bad for smaller children....More

4  Thank Tracy M
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