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Celebrate Arkansas Statehood June 3

Old State House Museum - Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Old State House Museum will host a free family-friendly event June 3 from 1-6 p.m. to celebrate the 181st anniversary of Arkansas becoming a state. This year’s theme is Work and Play ... Read More

Seersucker, Here to Stay

Old State House Museum - Thursday, May 04, 2017

A brief history of the classic Southern summer wardrobe staple. Don YOUR seersucker or favorite Southern summer attire from 6-8 p.m. on May 18 and join us for the Seersucker Social on the lawn of  ... Read More

Kids can make instruments at 2017 Summer Fun program

Old State House Museum - Monday, May 01, 2017

Want to learn how to make your own instruments? You can! Just sign up for Summer Fun at the Old State House Museum and learn about the amazing musical instruments created by Arkansas artist Ed ... Read More

Sixth annual Seersucker Social scheduled for May 18

Old State House Museum - Thursday, April 27, 2017

It’s a party on the lawn at Old State House Museum for the sixth annual Seersucker Social, hosted by the museum’s 1836 Club. The Seersucker Social will be from 6-8 p.m. on May 18. The event s ... Read More

Artifact Fair at Old State House Museum on May 7

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Bring World War I artifacts or other family treasures to the Old State House Museum on May 7 to learn more about them. In recognition of the centennial observation of World War I, the Arka ... Read More

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