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Jacksonport State Park

1872 Courthouse with Magnolia tree in foreground
1872 Courthouse
Visitor Center
Visitor Center
Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
Woman looking at Exhibits at the Visitor Center
Exhibits at the Visitor Center
Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
1872 Courthouse at Jacksonport State Park
1872 Courthouse at Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park has beautiful wildflowers
Jacksonport State Park has beautiful wildflowers
Exhibits at the 1872 courthouse
Exhibits at the 1872 courthouse
Fishing at Jacksonport State Park
Fishing at Jacksonport State Park
Exhibits at the Visitor Center
Exhibits at the Visitor Center
Hiking with dogs at Jacksonport State Park
Take all your family and friends hiking at Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
1872 Courthouse at Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park
Jacksonport State Park re-enactment
Jacksonport State Park re-enactment
Park ranger showing guests 1872 Courthouse Exhibits
1872 Courthouse Exhibits
Exhibits at the Visitor Center
Exhibits at the Visitor Center

What to know

In the 1800s, steamboats made Jacksonport a thriving river port. During the Civil War, Confederate and Union forces occupied the town because of its location at the confluence of the White and Black rivers. Jacksonport became the county seat in 1852, and the restored courthouse now stands as a museum. Admission is free. Facilities also include 20 Class A campsites (50 amp service), a swimming beach, pavilion, picnic sites, a playground, and the half-mile Tunstall Riverwalk. Today, exhibits in the park's 1872 courthouse and programs by park interpreters share the story of this historic river port.

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Meeting Rooms, Visitor Center, Park Store

Visitor Center Meeting Room
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 870-523-2143 or [email protected]
With Kitchen Per Day: $158.00
With Kitchen Per 1/2 Day: $95.00

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Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Reception set-up in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Reception set-up in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Reception set-up in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Meeting set-up in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Reception set-up in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park
Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park Tables and chairs set up for a reception in the Visitor Center Meeting Room at Jacksonport State Park

Meeting Rooms, Restrooms

Courtroom
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 870-523-2143 or [email protected]
Per 1/2 Day: $210.00
Each Additional Hour: $53.00
Clean-Up Deposit: $100.00

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Open Pavilion

Standard Pavilion
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 870-523-2143 or [email protected]
Per Day: $74.00

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Gazebo
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 870-523-2143 or [email protected]
Per Use: $32.00

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111 Avenue St.
Newport, AR 72112
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