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Address: 19924 U.S. 71 Scenic Byway, Mountainburg, AR 72946
Phone Number: (479) 369-2226

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Definitely worth pulling in for stunning views and a great photo opportunity. The shop is worth a visit although there is a lot of touristy junk. The little museum at the back... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2016
Colin B
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Sittingbourne, England, United Kingdom
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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65 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter and her husband came from Canada for a visit, so we went exploring. Artists Point is amazing. They have a small museum and a view that is truly breath taking. They have about 10 or 15 hummingbird feeders hung outside huge windows and they are always busy. You can buy a feeder and take it home. I have... More 

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Sittingbourne, England, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Definitely worth pulling in for stunning views and a great photo opportunity. The shop is worth a visit although there is a lot of touristy junk. The little museum at the back however houses many interesting artifacts. Good place to stretch your legs and view the scenery.

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Germantown, Tennessee
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433 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Arrived a little past 5 thinking they were open until 6. They had closed at 5. Fantastic view. Love the area. The kids Loved it too. Worth the extra time getting off of the interstate.

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Arkansas
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90 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

They close at EXACT closing time, but otherwise really nice people. Views from inside and outside are great.

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1 Thank Carrie B
Ball, Louisiana
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361 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Not a lot to "do" here, but beautiful views. Don't skip it, just be aware it will not take you long. There is a hiking trail , which we did not use.

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Flower Mound, Texas
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Traveling back to Dallas from U or Arkansas, we chose the scenic route along U.S. 71. Glad we did! Artist Point is a great little country store & quaint museum with some local history. We had 3 teen girls with us, so chose to make the hike down to the falls. Down is relatively easy, though steep in places. Big... More 

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Omaha
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78 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We went to this spot, which is not well known, based on reviews on TripAdvisor. I really liked it and the views are spectacular. I would highly recommend early morning. Dawn if you can as the valley faces east. It had been raining quite a bit before we got there and we were warned that the trail down to the... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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145 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I took the scenic route (well, one of the many!) home from Fayetteville and stopped at this viewpoint and shop off of US 71. The view was absolutely lovely. A great spot for photos and very quiet and peaceful. There were some spots along the drive that I thought would probably have been even more beautiful, but they were obscured... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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236 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

I was driving from Fayetteville to Fort Smith and had to stop here when I saw the view. Great view of the mountains and lake far below. It must be incredible in the fall. Because it was early morning I was the only one in the little shop checking out the homemade jellies and things for sale. It just happened... More 

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Mountainburg, Arkansas
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I love rustic artist point, the loud mouth bird, the breathtaking view, the local folk art, homemade jams and preserves. The old Indian Museum is kinda interesting. Arkansas diamonds are priced right. The owner is down to earth and very hospitable. Artist Point and Sky Vue Lodge, near Mountainburg, Chester, Mount Gaylor, Winslow...Absolutely, gorgeous views, especially in the fall. So... More 

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