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Boone County Heritage Museum

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Friendly, a good place for research

This museum is pretty typical for smaller towns, with lots of local displays. It also includes a... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Bart J
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Kansas City, Missouri
A Hidden Treasure

A great place to walk back in time and see what life was like in the past. The staff and volunteers... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2017
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Jul 19, 2018
“Friendly, a good place for research”
May 17, 2017
“A phase looking back in time ..”
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124 S Cherry St, Harrison, AR 72601-5024
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

This museum is pretty typical for smaller towns, with lots of local displays. It also includes a full room of a railroad museum, all located in the former high school building. What is somewhat unique is that there is a dedicated staff that researches the...More

Thank Bart J
Reviewed May 17, 2017

A quaint museum of Boone county and the proud lay-out of fine and exquisite History So proud to have dropped in to visit ,Learned a lot about our family Heritage..

Thank raynard1
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Great museum to walk through and see all the items that alot of locals have donated. Lots of interesting history of the area that date way back to the Civil War days. Well worth the $5 entry fee. It's in the old high school. and...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2017

A great place to walk back in time and see what life was like in the past. The staff and volunteers are very helpful.

Thank Kadee2
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Great museum! Has a lot of items to see and was very interesting! Had a Civil war room, medical room, music room, etc.

Thank Beth K
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The staff were super rude and there was no one to help you figure out what things were. I have never been so ashamed of my hometown!

Thank Michael S
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

I made my first visit to the Boone County Heritage Museum and was very impressed. It's located in the old Harrison High School and the building itself is very interesting. There are various themed rooms as well as displays throughout the hall ways. There is...More

1  Thank KBD87
Reviewed April 22, 2016

3 floors packed with artifacts from Harrison and Boone County. We enjoyed displays of living in the 20's, 30's and 40's compared to the modern cinveniences of today. Worth the trip.

1  Thank Larry M
Reviewed April 21, 2015

This museum has the largest display of parking meters in the country. Noted bank robber and sometimes actor/producer Henry Starr was killed in Harrison, and the museum has more information on Starr than the gangster museum in Washington, D. C. Are you interested in the...More

3  Thank Sandra H
Reviewed September 3, 2014

On the far end of Harrison in the old part of town. Historic buildings and shops. Worth the visiting and the time.

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$5.00 per adult and well worth it.
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