The Fort smith museum of history is very interesting and educational concerning the region's history. Of which, there is plenty. Privately funded and maintained it is a local treasure.
This museum is in our hometown. So we have been there on a number of occasions. I have gone on several occasions with my son during his years of being a Cub Scout and a Boy Scout. School trips. Bringing friends to learn about our city who were visiting from out of state. This museum has a clear and excellent... 更多
Make sure you stop by The Museum of History. Located in a historical building you will experience things like a 100 year old apothecary, old cars and historical finds from Fort Smith residents. Have an old fashioned ice cream soda and travel back to a time when everything made sense.
Nothing real special, a lot of it is under construction setting up new exhibits and during repairs you started out at a working soda fountain and an old pharmacy then go through a small hall that has old phones and an operators set up then it does the history of a man was involved with the Rangers. Then furniture and... 更多
We had a really nice day touring the museum and eating ice cream in the old fashioned ice cream fountain in the "pharmacy." There is a lot to see; the museum is well lit so it made touring the venues easy. There is an elevator to the second floor, which I found nice, since I have a difficult time with... 更多
I went to the museum on the notion that I had 1 hour to tour it. Unfortunately, it was only 10 minutes until closing. I wasn't disappointed, just a bit of miscommunication, it happens. The reason I am giving a Terrible rating is because of the "lack luster" welcome I received. When it was noted that the museum would close... 更多
If you are a museum person you will enjoy this old, three story building jam packed with exhibits. It features a working soda fountain as part of an antique pharmacy. The cabinets, drawers and shelves are complete with antique medicine bottles and boxes. Other exhibits change but you will always find uniforms, other clothing, firearms and implements from the 1800's.... 更多