Northwest Arkansas
History & Heritage

With over a dozen regional history museums from Bentonville to Rogers, Springdale and Fayetteville, from Siloam Springs to Eureka Springs, Berryville and beyond — including the first home of a U.S. President and former Secretary of State — Northwest Arkansas offers some of Arkansas’ premier historical sites, museums, landmarks, and monuments. Civil War battlefields and other historic places are also found here. Whether for research, education or thought-provoking entertainment, visitors will find countless ways to discover and relive defining moments in history.

Arkansas’ Top
Historical Sites & History Museums

1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa
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Eureka Springs
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Arkansas Air & Military Museum
Aviation Museum
Fayetteville
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Arkansas State Parks
Public Parkland
Northwest Arkansas
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Bella Vista Historical Museum
Historical Museum
Bella Vista
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Carroll County Heritage Center Museum
Historical Museum
Berryvile
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Clinton House Museum
Historical Site & Museum
Fayetteville
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Daisy Airgun Museum
Historical Museum
Rogers
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Eureka Springs City Auditorium
Concert Venue
Eureka Springs
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Eureka Springs Downtown District
Arts District
Eureka Springs
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Fayetteville Roots Festival
Thru August 30, 2020
Music Festival / Northwest Arkansas
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First Friday Bentonville – International ...
Community Event
Bentonville
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Tinkerfest
Typically in October
Bentonville
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First Friday Bentonville – Petapalooza
Community Event
Bentonville
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Hillberry: The Harvest Moon Festival
Thru October 11, 2020
Music Festival / Eureka Springs
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Eureka Springs Halloween City
Thru October 31, 2020
Community Festival / Eureka Springs
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Ozark Folk Festival
Date TBD (November)
Music Festival / Eureka Springs
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Fayetteville Film Fest
Film Festival
Fayetteville
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Eureka Food & Wine Weekend
Culinary Event
Eureka Springs
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Spring Festivals & Major Concerts
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Winter Roundup: Top Things to See & Do
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November Spotlight: Autumn in the Ozarks
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NWA Winter Roundup: Top Things to See & Do
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We Heart Autumn: Top Things to Do & See
Sunshine, fresh air and cooler temps set the stage for all things fun this ...
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Naturally Fun: Lakes, Rivers & Parks
The best that Mother Nature has to offer right here in our backyard!
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Roundup: Best Summer Ever!
Whitewater paddling to fireworks displays, handpick your adventure!
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Spring Bucket List: Top Things To Do & See
From pub crawls, bike races, marathons and cookoffs, to fashion shows, art ...
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Visitors Guide

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