Museums and Historical Sites in Arkansas


All over the state you’ll find family-friendly state park museums and historical sites in Arkansas. If you’re looking for a museum in Arkansas that offers more than just indoor exhibits, check out your nearest State Park, where you can combine the fun of outdoor adventure with the education of a museum in Arkansas! For example, discover the Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources (it’s reminiscent of a 1920s boom town in southern Arkansas), learn about southern American history and life in the Arkansas Delta from the Arkansas Post Museum or find out about many of the archeological and historical sites in Arkansas - like Jacksonport State Park in the northeastern corner of the state, which was a thriving steamboat river port in the 1880s! Our state park museums are also educational centers that provide learning activities for students on field trips. Click here for museums and historical places in Arkansas that are in or near State Parks.