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Really cool place

There were a lot of really unique items in the gift store. Unfortunately, we heard they will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
It Was Fun

This turned out to be a great place to visit. You learn about Native Americans through their museum... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Eastpointe, Michigan
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281 Kadoha Rd, Murfreesboro, AR 71958-8808
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were a lot of really unique items in the gift store. Unfortunately, we heard they will probably be closing soon. Too bad, maybe someone will by it and revitalize it??

Thank jeanettesteed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found my first real arrowhead here. The teenagers were not as interested as i was but it is a blast for those that come here to look.

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

This turned out to be a great place to visit. You learn about Native Americans through their museum and the staff. All was very informative. We then went digging for arrowheads and anything else we could find in a large plowed field behind the Village....More

Thank Stendel
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This seemed like a huge tourist trap. What they call a museum is an absolute joke! If it was much smaller it would be a bathroom stall. The gift shop had lots of interesting little trinkets. And I will say that the kid working the...More

Thank jntyler88
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed visiting on a Sunday afternoon after a sweaty, hot day of searching at. Crater of Diamonds state park. Searching at the state park often feels like futility - the chances of finding anything of interest are minimal. But you can follow that with...More

1  Thank 936rebekahc
Reviewed August 14, 2018

you can do everything in less than one day. friendly staff. clean. hard to dig in dig site. interesting about native americans.

Thank hadleytim
Reviewed August 13, 2018

It's a bit dated but the experience is nonetheless a great tour of yesteryear. You'll learn more about the people who lived here before than you have in a very long time.

2  Thank CoyoteJake
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Very hot the day we went. The lady at the desk was very nice. It was the end of the day so she gave us a pass to return the next day. Which we didnt use. I had questions about why the bones only had...More

2  Thank rebeccaandcolt
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We planned a 3 day 2 night trip into Murfreesboro, Arkansas. We thought the kids would really enjoy digging for diamonds and looking for treasure. However, they did not enjoy it as much as we expected. They had much more fun and success digging here...More

4  Thank Poptartzz
Reviewed May 31, 2018

This was more like a trading post, there was a self guided tour that we did not go on and an area to look for arrowheads. The lady inside the store was really nice.

1  Thank Josephine L
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May 6, 2017|
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Response from trudyvince | Reviewed this property |
IDK. It's an hour from Hot Springs.
March 28, 2016|
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Response from Michael L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have restrooms,I don't recall a picnic area.
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March 22, 2016|
Response from cgordon78 | Reviewed this property |
The pamphlet says adults are $8 and kids are $4 but it doesn't specify what that includes. I remember when we went into the trading post the buckets for them to dig through were $15-$20 if I remember right.