Helena, Arkansas

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Helena, Arkansas, USA

Attractions in Helena, Arkansas

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Old Almer Store
    Columbia and Miller Streets, Helena, AR 72342
    An old plantation store that is everything but plain. more info  map

  • Pillow-Thompson House
    718 Perry Street, Helena, AR 72342
    870-338-8535, This Victorian home, authentically furnished, is one of the finest examples of Queen Anne architecture in the South. The Pillow-Thompson House is opened for tours. more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Helena Confederate Cemetery
    Southwest Corner of Maple Hill Cemetery
    870-338-8327, This is the final resting place of many that lost their life during the Battle of Helena, July 4, 1863.  more info  map

  • Magnolia Cemetery
    Wire Road, Helena, AR 72390
    Located off Springdale Road
    Visit the final resting place of those dating back to 1850. William H. Grey, the first African-American elected to Arkansas General Assembly in 1869, is buried here. more info  map

  • Sonny Boy's Music Hall
    301Cherry Street, Helena, AR 72342
    870-338-3501, Sponsored by the Sonny Boy Blues Society, live blues performances. more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

Museums & Galleries

  • Bubba's Blues Corner
    105 Cherry Street, Helena, AR 72342
    870-338-3501, If you are into blues, well this is the place for you. Bubba's features one of the best selections of hard-to-find Blues music in the nation.  more info  map

  • Delta Cultural Center
    141 Cherry Street, Helena, AR 72342
    Located in Historic Downtown Helena
    870-338-4350, A museum of the Department of Arkansas Heritage that is dedicated to the history of the Arkansas Delta, a 27-county region; the Delta Cultural Center is housed in two... more info  map

  • Phillips County Museum
    623 Pecan Street, Helena, AR 72342
    870-338-7790, Whatever American history era you enjoy, this will certainly be your place. Began with the help of Mark Twain, this museum holds portraits of the city's Civil War... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

Tours & Cruises

  • Delta Heritage Tours
    514 Walnut, Helena, AR 72342-3230
    870-338-8972, Delta Tours offers group tours of historic homes, Battle of Helena sites, Confederate Cemetery, Delta Cultural Center, crawfish farm, and agriculture tours. more info  map

  

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