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Historic Arkansas Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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"Step Back in Time"

Learn early Arkansas Territory history by touring this collection of historic building from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Little Rock, Arkansas
The American Indian Artifacts were very interesting!

Very nice museum to visit. Had great displays. Small fee to visit the cabins. We were there on... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Little Rock, Arkansas
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“small fee”(8 reviews)
Recalling Arkansas' frontier days with restored pre-Civil War houses plus a museum center featuring full-scale galleries, interactive exhibits and more.
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200 E 3rd St, Little Rock, AR 72201-1608
+1 501-324-9351
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All reviewssmall feeamerican indiannative americansfree parking lotoriginal locationreally enjoyed our visitpermanent exhibitsstep back in timenice gift shopnice collectionguided toursecond floorfew hoursgreat tourwhole familyacross the streetgalleries
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Learn early Arkansas Territory history by touring this collection of historic building from the earliest settlement of Little Rock. As you go from one to another it is liking you are living in a different earlier time. The main museum building has some great collections...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Very nice museum to visit. Had great displays. Small fee to visit the cabins. We were there on 4th of July and had great family activities.

Thank meichellearnp
Reviewed July 23, 2018

It's a place unlike you've been to in a long time. History is brought to life no matter your age. Children have activities, adults have treasures to behold, and the whole family has incredible sights to see!

1  Thank CoyoteJake
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly. We actually learned alot about life back in the mid 1800s from talking to the interpreters.

1  Thank travelagentchristy
Reviewed June 5, 2018

We stopped in and were delighted at the displays. The knives were beautiful and they had many. Lots to see. Also the building is art all on its own. It's free to visit the 2floors of the gallery. There is a small charge to see...More

1  Thank Penny F
Reviewed April 16, 2018

This museum has several preserved buildings as a "village". The docent did an excellent job intreperting the site, and the museum had a great exhibit about native americans.

1  Thank Gregory W
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Went there at end of day in March and some of the outdoor buildings were still open. So went through the outdoor buildings (which had narration in them by actors) and also the museum. Enjoyed the visit as it shows a picture of arkansas (old...More

Thank jeff77664
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Late afternoon visit. Did not have time to see everything. Good history lessons in the onsite cabins/buildings on the grounds. Museum had great exhibits.

Thank shirley202
Reviewed January 22, 2018

On a one day stay in downtown Little Rock literally stumbling upon this in a walk around the neighborhood was a pleasant surprise. We got there about 1 hour before closing so I will have to go back. Visited the indoor galleries featuring local Arkansas...More

Thank donnabeaumont
Reviewed November 11, 2017

This experience is a page from the past and a window into our future as Arkansans ... a must see for travelers and Arkansas residents.!

Thank Rita M
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Response from Kadee2 | Reviewed this property |
Admission to the museum's Historic Grounds is: $2.50 for adults, $1 for children under 18, $1.50 for age 65+ They do have special events with special admissions some are even free.