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OSHM to participate in ArkansasGives on April 6

Old State House Museum - Monday, March 27, 2017

Support the Old State House Museum during ArkansasGives, a one-day only online giving event presented by the Arkansas Community Foundation. On April 6, you can help keep history alive at the Old S ... Read More

February Brown Bag Lunch Lectures to center on Black History Month

Old State House Museum - Friday, February 03, 2017

Join us in February for two Brown Bag Lunch Lecture programs honoring Black History Month. On Feb. 16, Misti Nicole Harper will speak on "When Middle-Class Black Womanhood Shook the P ... Read More

‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ to open March 11 at Old State House Museum

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The Old State House Museum is pleased to announce that its latest exhibit, “Cabinet of Curiosities: Treasures from the University of Arkansas Museum Collection,” will open to the public on March 1 ... Read More

Arkansas Chamber Singers to perform free holiday concert at Old State House Museum

Old State House Museum - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Join the Old State House Museum and Arkansas Chamber Singers Dec. 9-11 for a series of free holiday concerts. The Arkansas Chamber Singers will give three performances of their holiday co ... Read More

‘True Faith, True Light: The Devotional Art of Ed Stilley’ to open Nov. 18

Old State House Museum - Wednesday, November 02, 2016

The Old State House Museum is pleased to announce the opening of its newest exhibit, “True Faith, True Light: The Devotional Art of Ed Stilley,” which will premiere with a reception from 6-8 p.m. ... Read More

OSHMA offers political satire at Annual Supper

Old State House Museum - Thursday, September 29, 2016

Take a step back from the grind of this year’s political scene and join the Old State House Museum Associates (OSHMA) for a “Trumped-Up Invitation to a Hillaryous Evening” on Oct. 13. "W ... Read More

Virtual Tour Reality! Tour The Old State House With Google Maps

Old State House Museum - Thursday, June 02, 2016

Did you know that you can use Google Maps to take virtual tours of the grounds and/or interiors of many historic sites, such as Gettysburg, Monticello, and now, the Old State House M ... Read More

Don't Miss This! Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy, 1215-2015

Old State House Museum - Monday, March 14, 2016

The Old State House Museum is pleased to announce the opening of a special traveling exhibit making its premiere appearance in Arkansas. Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy, 1215-2015 is sponsored  ... Read More

Dale Bumpers, 1925-2016

Old State House Museum - Saturday, January 02, 2016

Dale Leon Bumpers, former governor of Arkansas and United States senator, died Friday, January 2, in his home. He was 90. Bumpers was born on August 12, 1925 in the tiny Ozarks town of Charles ... Read More

Museum Closure

Old State House Museum - Friday, January 01, 2016

The Old State House Museum will be closed on Friday, January 1, 2016. ... Read More