Experiencing the Rich Food Tradition of the Quapaw Tribe

Historic Arkansas Museum - Thursday, February 22, 2018

Caption: Wooden bowl from Benton County, @AD 1200-1600, Courtesy of the University of Arkansas Museum Collections. Tonight, HAM will host the first dinner in the “History is Se ... Read More

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

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

11th Ever Nog-off, Dec 11th, 5 - 8 pm

Historic Arkansas Museum - Wednesday, December 09, 2015

11th Ever Nog-off December 11, 2015 from 5 to 8 pm The Nog-off is a popular celebration of a favorite holiday drink and a friendly competition for the best eggnog in Little Rock.  ... Read More

Art. Function. Craft. The Life and Work of Arkansas Living Treasures

Historic Arkansas Museum - Friday, July 10, 2015

Second Friday Art Night Join us Friday, June 10 for the free opening reception of one our most anticipated exhibits of 2015! In Art. Function. Craft. visitors are invited to see the wor ... 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