North Little Rock, Arkansas

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North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA

Attractions in North Little Rock, Arkansas

Amusements

  • Wild River Country
    Interstate 40 & Crystal Hill Road
    501-753-8600, A 26 acre water them park with a variety of activities for the family including waterslides, wave pool, lazy river floats, children's area, a picnic area and snack bar. more info

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Barth-Hempfling House
    507 Main Street, North Little Rock, AR 72114
    One story Victorian cottage, features curly pine woodwork and manties made of oak. more info  map

  • Cherry Luter Estate
    521 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118
    This four acre state features a two story house and two story coach house/garage in the French Eclectic style. more info  map

  • City Hall
    Third Main Street, North Little Rock, AR 72115
    The two story, Neo Classical Revival building is built on bales of cotton since quicksand was a problem in the area. more info

  • E.O. Manees House
    216 West Fourth Street, North Little Rock, AR 72119
    501-372-1436, This home, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, has a walnut staircase and a fireplace mantle made of carved granite. Its walls are two bricks thick with... more info  map

  • Fort Logan H. Roots
    Exit 150 off Interstate 40
    501-257-5400, Built in 1888 on Big Rock Mountain as a resort hotel, it is was purchased in the 1890's by the federal bovernment and is now the North Little Rock branch of the Veterans... more info

  • Howell Garner Monfee House
    300 West Fourth Street, North Little Rock, AR 72114
    Two and one half story brick structure features oak flooring, three fireplaces of Arkansas marble were added in 1940. more info  map

  • Justin Matthews House
    406 Goshen Avenue, North Little Rock, AR 72116
    Concrete and steel with walls of stucco over brick, the exterior shows an international influence with its flat roof and casement windows. more info  map

  • Lakewood Park
    Lakeshore & McCain, North Little Rock, AR 72116
    Mexican artist Dionicio Rodriquez also made the sculptures, dating to 1933, that decorate this park. They include a Palapa shelter, flower basket planter and hollow tree... more info

  • Park Hill Fire Station & Water Company Historic
    3417 - 3421 Magnolia Street, North Little Rock, AR 72114
    Built as a joint effort of the Park Hill Water Hill Water Company and Works Progress Administration. Buildings feature field stone wall cladding and were designed in the... more info

  • Pruniski House
    345 Goshen Avenue, North Little Rock, AR 72116
    One of the most modern of the pre WWII era in North Little Rock, this Monterey style structure has the appearance of a two story home bu actually consists of three... more info  map

  • Rock Island Argenta Depot
    Fourth & Hazel, North Little Rock, AR 72114
    Visit this historical depot, built in the Spanish Colonial/Mediterranean style.  more info  map

  • Saint Joseph's Home
    6800 Camp Robinson Road, North Little Rock, AR 72117
    Built by Charles R Thompson, it has 80 rooms, the interior features black veined marble floors, oak woodwork and a chapel with arched stained glass windows. more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Camp Joseph T. Robinson
    6000 Fort McCalister, North Little Rock, AR 72199-9600
    501-212-5100 or 501-212-5022, 1917, and the closing days of World War I, when it was known as Camp Pike. It is one of the largest state operated training sites in the US. It is headquarters for the... more info

  • North Little Rock Post Office
    420 Main Street, North Little Rock, AR 72115
    Two story building is typical of the 1930's Georgian Revival architecture with the protico supported by three Corinthian columns. more info  map

  • Old Mill, The
    Lakeshore Drive & Fairway Avenue
    501-758-1424, Historic restoration of an 1880's water-powered grist mill. It was filmed for the opening scenes of the classic movie, Gone With The Wind. more info

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Laman Library
    2801 Orange Street, North Little Rock, AR 72114-2296
    501-758-1720, Offers classes lectures, book clubs, internet access, a genealogical section, meeting rooms and a children's library. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum
    120 Riverfront Park Drive; P.O. Box 5757, North Little Rock, AR 72114
    501-371-8320, Not just a military museum, The Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum features displays and programs on the impact of maritime trade, the inland waterways system, the Arkansas... more info  map

  • Arkansas National Guard Museum
    Camp Robinson, North Little Rock, AR 72118
    Historic Lloyd England Hall
    501-212-5215, The Arkansas National Guard Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of Camp Pike and Camp Robinson.  more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Burns Park
    2700 Willow, North Little Rock, AR 72114
    Exit 150 off Interstate 40
    501-758-1424, One of the largest municipal parks in the country with 1,575 acres. Burns Park features a log cabin which was built prior to the Civil War and used as a store; a... more info  map

  • Crestview Park
    Cherry Hill and Old Main Street, North Little Rock, AR 72116
    Originally the site of a resort hotel, in the 1890's, the federal government purchased the site and constructed a military facility. more info

  • Pugh's Mill Park
    Fairway Avenue & Lakeshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72116
    Grist mill on the first floor dates to 1828 and the mill rocks show dates of 1823 and 1840. more info  map

  

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