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Old State House Museum

Old State House

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The Old State House, formerly called the Arkansas State House, is the oldest surviving state capitol building west of the Mississippi River. It was the site of the secession convention, as well as …
The Old State House, formerly called the Arkansas State House, is the oldest surviving state capitol building west of the Mississippi River. It was the site of the secession convention, as well as the fourth constitutional convention when delegates agreed to ensure voting rights for freedmen and establish public education.

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Nov 30, 2022
The Old State House is located near the Arkansas River in downtown Little Rock and is the first Arkansan capitol, dating from 1836. The history of the original State House after the construction of t… Full review by NemoTraveler
Nov 11, 2022
This is a great old state house. Loved the exhibit on Barton with cool guitars and albums on display. Full review by Godfreysmama
Nov 11, 2022
Great exhibits. Free admission There were even free posters. Unfortunately the museum shop was closed during my visit. Full review by 1892Traveler

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Welcome to the Facebook page of the Old State House Museum, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage. Here you will find updates on our exhibits and programs, photos and more. If you are looking for the official source of information about the Old State House Museum, please visit our website at www.oldstatehouse.com. While we encourage interaction, discussion, commentary and even criticism, we ask that you keep your comments and posts relevant and respectful. This is an open forum, but it's also a family-friendly site. Please follow our posting policies: • We do not allow graphic, obscene, explicit or racial comments or submissions, nor do we allow comments that are abusive, hateful or intended to defame anyone or any organization. • The Old State House Museum resevers the right to remove any post and ban any user that violates any of these guidelines. • We do not allow solicitations, spam or advertisements. This includes promotion or endorsement of any financial, commercial or non-governmental agency. Similarly, we do not allow attemps to defame or defraud any financial, commercial or non-governmental agency. • The Old State House Museum will not post your announcement on our wall as we cannot be responsible for endorsing and promoting other organizations. However, you are welcome to post annoucenements on our wall. We are closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. Admission is free. The Old State House Museum complies with the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act guidelines; handicapped visitors to the museum can enjoy full access to any exhibit area. Planning Little Rock trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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