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Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism


Phone: (501) 682-1219



One Capitol Mall, Room 4A-900
Little Rock , AR 72201

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Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism


Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism

Centrally located with affordable accommodations, awesome scenery, world-class facilities and a variety of venues and activities, Arkansas offers both authentic and unique travel experiences. Tour the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum to learn how a boy from Hope became the forty-second president of the United States. Retrace moments that captured national history at the Little Rock Central High School National Park. Visit the world’s only public diamond mine, where you can keep what you find. Discover how Heifer International is working to end poverty and hunger around the world.  With a beautiful backdrop of mountains, lakes, rivers and forests showcasing our 52 state parks and 7 national parks, there is plenty to discover, learn and experience in Arkansas - the Natural State.

Open Year Round

Member: ABA, NTA, OMCA, SYTA, Travel South USA, TAP-Travel Alliance Partners, HSMAI, SCMA, SE Tourism Society, National Association of Black Meeting Planners, Missouri Travel Council, World Religious Travel Association, IMG, TMCA

Nearby Attractions that Influence Group Travel:

  • Clinton Presidential Library, Little Rock
  • Heifer Village, Little Rock
  • Heifer Ranch, Perryville
  • Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville
  • Historic Dyess Colony: Johnny Cash Boyhood Home
  • Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
  • 52 Arkansas State Parks
  • 7 National Parks
  • Magic Springs Amusement Park, Hot Springs
  • Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs
  • Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs
  • Billgrimage - a journey of Clinton's birthplace, Hope; childhood home in Hot Springs; adult home in Fayetteville and the Clinton Library in Little Rock.
  • Fort Smith Historical Site, Fort Smith

Type: DMO
Tour Services:

  • Attractions
  • Lodging
  • Theater
  • Brochures
  • Video
  • Transportation
  • Dining/Banquet
  • Itinerary Planning

Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism

1 Capitol Mall, 4A-900
Little Rock , AR 72201
Phone: (501) 682-1219
Phone: 800-872-1259
Fax: (501) 682-2523