Arkansas State Parks and Museums: Naturals for Education

Looking for field trip ideas? Arkansas's fascinating history and diverse natural resources can be found in over 50 state parks and museums. Arkansas State Parks staff presents over 50,000 programs annually, which make for perfect educational day trips for students of all ages. This remarkable resource of information and many indoor and outdoor hands-on activities and exhibits are available to your students in memorable outdoor education experiences.

Field Trip Grant Program

Our state parks and museums are repositories of some of Arkansas's state treasures and have unique, fascinating and fun resources. An important part of our mission is to share those with you and your students through field trips and creative curriculum resources. We look forward to having you visit.

For detailed educational program information, free homeschool lesson programs and field trip ideas, contact the park you wish to visit so we can help you plan your field trip. For general information on types of school programs and education services available throughout the state park system, contact our Program Services section at 501-682-2187.

Are you interested in a seasonal interpreter job in an Arkansas state park? Are your students or kids researching careers in parks? If so please download this brochure.

Teachers, if you see an activity or educational program here that meets your classroom or homeschooling needs, contact Arkansas State Parks at 501-682-2187 about presenting it to the kids in your classroom.