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HAM Releases Bowie Knife Book

Historic Arkansas Museum - Wednesday, November 29, 2017

“A Sure Defense: The Bowie Knife in America” officially went on sale this past Tuesday. The book, co-authored by Bill Worthen, former director of HAM, and Mark Zalesky, renowned knife expert ... Read More

44th Annual Territorial Fair

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, May 01, 2017

44th Annual Territorial Fair Historic Arkansas Foodways Saturday, May 13 10 am – 4 pm Free Discover the cultures and conditions that shaped what 19th century Arkansa ... Read More

2nd Friday Art Night Survey

Historic Arkansas Museum - Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Have you been to 2nd Friday Art Night? We've got the survey (https://www.allcounted.com/s?did=cflmvodzhm8d7&lang=en_US) for you!  ... Read More

2017 Spring School Fair, Seed to Supper :: April 19 - April 21

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, March 27, 2017

Grades K - 6 9:30 am - 12 pm or 11 am - 1:30 pm This field trip program is typically $6 per student, but thanks to the Bill Worthen Future of History Fund (http://www.historicarkans ... Read More

In the Workshop

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, October 31, 2016

The latest project of the museum’s conservator, Andy Zawacki, is the reproduction of an 1830s Pleasure Wagon (shown to the right). A pleasure wagon was a popular, single horse drawn carriage that  ... Read More

Fall School Fair 2016

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, September 12, 2016

Grades K - 6 9:30 am - 12 pm or 11 am - 1:30 pm This field trip program is typically $6 per student, but we're celebrating our 75th anniversary by offering free field trip programs th ... Read More

Hugo & Gayne Preller's House of Light opening April 8, 2016

Historic Arkansas Museum - Wednesday, March 16, 2016

April 8, 2016 5 - 8 pm, FREE 6 pm - Brief Introduction and Gallery Talk with Guest Curator, Chris Engholm, and Gayne Preller Schmidt, granddaughter of Hugo and Gayne Preller.  ... Read More

Spring School Fair, April 20 - 22

Historic Arkansas Museum - Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Grades K - 6 9:30 am - 12 pm or 11 am - 1:30 pm This field trip program is typically $6 per student, but we're celebrating our 75th anniversary by offering free field trip programs th ... Read More

75th Anniversary Exhibit opening March 11, 2016

Historic Arkansas Museum - Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Join us for the opening reception of our 75th anniversary exhibit “A Diamond in the Rough: 75 Years of Historic Arkansas Museum with live music by Delta Brass Combo, refreshments and a vi ... Read More

Art of Steel Custom Knife Show Events at Historic Arkansas Museum, Feb 19

Historic Arkansas Museum - Tuesday, February 16, 2016

The Art of Steel Custom Knife Show Cutting Contest (http://www.historicarkansas.org/events/the-art-of-steel-custom-knife-show-cutting-contest) February 19, 2 pm Watch expert  ... Read More