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Tag: Museums

Delta Cultural Center- Depot

The Delta Cultural Center Depot Museum is located in the old Missouri Pacific Depot right off Cherry Street in Helena, Arkansas.  The building dates back to 1912. The depot not only focuses on railroad history, but as a location to display artwork and promote the Arkansas Delta. Here is student artwork displayed in the lobby…. Read More ›

Fort Curtis, Phillips county

Fort Curtis played a pivotal role in the Battle of Helena on July 4, 1863. This Union stronghold was attacked that day by a Confederate army hoping to draw attention away from Vicksburg. It resulted in a Union victory though as they were able to stop the Confederates. Today this recreated fort stands a few… Read More ›

Mississippi River State Park, Lee County

Arkansas State Parks offer fun activities and places all over the state Arkansas and most activities are free to the public.

The Delta Cultural Center, Welcome Center, Phillips County, Arkansas

The Delta Cultural Center is a living, breathing entity, not just a stationary thing.

Tunica County Museum

Tunica County Museum was established to convey the history of this place to the world.

Tunica Gateway to the Blues Museum

A great way to start your vacation in the Mississippi Delta if you are coming down from Memphis

Arkansas Post Museum State Park

This is great Arkansas State Park located at 5530 Highway 165 South Gillett, Arkansas  72055.  It explores life on Arkansas’s Grand Prairie and in the Arkansas Delta from 1877 to today.  Admission is free.

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