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Delta Cultural Center

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Great historical exhibitions

What a treat - we were not expecting to visit Helena-West Helena but were so glad we did. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
VictoriaElizabethK
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London, United Kingdom
Several facets of history

I was lucky to be in Helena the weekend of a Civil War battle reenactment, which made the visit to... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2019
Aquazoo
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Kensington, Maryland
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The Delta Cultural Center Visitors Center is comprised of three interconnected buildings within one block of The Delta Cultural Center Depot. Delta Sounds serves as a permanent, state-of-the-art exhibit area dedicated to the music of the Arkansas...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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141 Cherry St, Helena, AR 72342-3501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a treat - we were not expecting to visit Helena-West Helena but were so glad we did. The Cultural Center was a great mix of exhibitions including a world war exhibition that traced the life of three local people and their service.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

I was lucky to be in Helena the weekend of a Civil War battle reenactment, which made the visit to the Delta Cultural Center all the more enjoyable. The curator had a table of objects out of storage, items from the town's history for an...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

As the only town in Arkansas that has a port on the Mississippi River, Helena has a very rich history. The Delta Cultural Center is located in two buildings on Cherry Street. One, building, the old train stations has exhibits that focus on life in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Museum does a nice job of laying out music's role in the city and region. We were there on a quiet Thursday morning and spent about an hour. If you visit, you might want to do so during the noon hour when KFFA broadcasts the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jim S
Reviewed October 16, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center has a wealth of information on the history of the entire Delta Region. Though it is located on Cherry Street in Helena, Arkansas, the Center provides historical information and context for the entire area. Definitely worth stopping by.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank donaldk845
Paula O, Public Relations Manager at Delta Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words! We are glad you visited the Delta Cultural Center, and hope you will come back. We have new exhibits every few months. Thanks, again!

Reviewed October 10, 2017

Went in during the Blues Festival, great staff and very informative museum on the area history of Helena and the surrounding Delta region.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jonf104
Paula O, Public Relations Manager at Delta Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2017

Thanks so much for the nice comment about the Delta Cultural Center. We are glad you took the time to some and see our exhibits. Hope you had a great time at The Biscuit!

Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Really done nice bit of local and river history that packs three buildings in town. The Indian and flood history were of particular interest.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rogersober
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Great Place to learn about the south. The Radio station was a awesome part of history. Don't know how much longer King Biscuit will be there, need to see soon.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank grannystime
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

This is a must do when in Helena, the history and the artist that come through this small town is unreal!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jaxfore
Reviewed October 16, 2016

A great place to find out more about the music history of the area. It may not be very big, but offers a wealth of information.

Date of experience: September 2016
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