4th Grade - 6th Grade
Pioneer Log House Program
2 hours, $4 each, Tuesdays in Oct., Nov., Mar., Apr., May
At the 1850s Plum Bayou log house students will card wool, churn butter, dip candles and visit a blacksmith.
Packing to Go
2 hours, $4 each, Thursdays in Oct., Nov., Mar., Apr., May
Pack to go to Arkansas, gathering items for food, clothing and shelter, according to your character - a Scottish boy, a German school teacher or an enslaved girl. How are the choices different?
Historic Homes Tour
1 hour, $1 each, daily
Learn why people came to Little Rock in the early 19th century. See how they built their homes, became part of the community and how some stayed and some moved on with the Gold Rush.
Self-Guided Museum Center Visit
1 hour, free, daily (must have reservations)
See a film related to a permanent exhibit, then take a self-guided tour of galleries. Permanent exhibits include We Walk in Two Worlds: The Caddo, Osage and Quapaw in Arkansasand The Knife Gallery.Other galleries have changing exhibits, some always featuring the museum's Arkansas Made collection and contemporary Arkansas artists. The Sturgis Children's Gallery,for hands-on interaction, is upstairs.