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Spring Break on the Historic Grounds

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, March 23, 2015

March 23 - 27 Monday: Pioneer cooking in the Brownlee kitchen: Roasted chicken, 1800s onion rings, green beans & apple fritters. Surveying in the Brownlee yard. Tuesday: Pion ... Read More

National Quilting Day

Historic Arkansas Museum - Saturday, March 21, 2015

10 am - 4 pm Join the Arkansas Quilters Guild (http://www.arkansasquiltersguild.com/) at Historic Arkansas Museum to celebrate National Quilting Day! Arkansas Quilters guild will celebra ... Read More

Going to See the Elephant

Historic Arkansas Museum - Sunday, March 15, 2015

“Going to see the elephant” is an expression that is not often heard nowadays but was widely known and used in the mid and late 1800s. The phrase became popular during the late 1840s and early 185 ... Read More

Recent Acquisitions Exhibit Opens on 2nd Friday Art Night 10th Anniversary

Historic Arkansas Museum - Friday, March 13, 2015

LITTLE ROCK (March 2, 2015) – Historic Arkansas Museum will host a free opening reception for Recent Acquisitions in conjunction with the 10th Anniversary of 2nd Friday Art Night on March 13, 5-8  ... Read More

10th Anniversary of 2nd Friday Art Night in March

Historic Arkansas Museum - Friday, March 13, 2015

Join us for the free opening reception of Recent Acquisitions (http://www.historicarkansas.org/whatsnew/newsDetail.aspx?id=335) in conjunction with the 10th Anniversary of 2nd Friday Art Night (ht ... Read More

Recent Acquisitions

Historic Arkansas Museum - Friday, March 13, 2015

The Recent Acquisitions exhibition will feature objects acquired for the museum’s permanent collection from 2012 to late 2014. The exhibition includes both 2-D and 3-D historical artifacts a ... Read More

Historic Arkansas Museum Hosts Log Cabin Repair Workshop

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, March 09, 2015

LITTLE ROCK (Jan. 2, 2015) – Historic Arkansas Museum will host a log cabin repair and restoration workshop, March 9 through 13, on the museum’s log house grounds. The workshop is offered through  ... Read More

Log Cabin Repair and Restoration Workshop

Historic Arkansas Museum - Monday, March 09, 2015

March 9-13 9 am – 5 pm Historic Arkansas Museum’s Log House grounds $500 tuition before February 9 $550 after February 9 Instructor: Joe Gallagher (www.logdoc.com) Register online  ... Read More

The Paint Gang

Historic Arkansas Museum - Sunday, March 08, 2015

Students of Arkansas artist Mallie Vena McAninch (1913-2007) have stuck together long after they began painting together in the late 1960s. The glue? A shared experience with a memorable teacher,  ... Read More

Old Fashioned House-raising

Historic Arkansas Museum - Sunday, March 01, 2015

Nails? Who needs 'em? Did you ever see Seven Brides for Seven Brothersor The Witness? Both films featured barn-raisings which rely on a traditional construction method called timber fram ... Read More