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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

The Butch Stone Collection at the Old State House Museum

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, December 15, 2015

In an ongoing effort to comb through the Old State House Museum's impressive collection of media and research, we're excited to publish several old photos, videos and text ... Read More

Questions with Dan Fowler of Cromwell

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Join us this Thursday, December 3 at noon as our Brown Bag Lunch Series continues with Dan Fowler, Chief Operating Officer of Cromwell Architects Engineers. Dan will talk about 150 year ... Read More

Lost + Found: Saving Downtowns in Arkansas

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The Old State House Museum and Cromwell Architects Engineers present a new exhibit: "Lost + Found: Saving Downtowns in Arkansas." The exhibit will highlight eight different structures in  ... Read More

Clara McDiarmid, Arkansas Reformer

Old State House Museum - Monday, November 09, 2015

Our Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series continues this Thursday at noon with Danyelle McNeill, Digital Archivist at the Arkansas History Commission, who will share her research on Clara McDiarmid ... Read More

Talking Arkansas UFOs with Brian Irby

Old State House Museum - Monday, October 12, 2015

As Halloween approaches, our Brown Bag Lecture Series continues on Thursday, October 15th at noon with Brian Irby of the Arkansas History Commission, who will discuss UFO sightings in Arkansas  ... Read More

Last Chance for Civil War Seminar!

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, October 06, 2015

TODAY is the last chance to register for this Saturday’s “The Legacy of Arkansas’s Civil War” seminar! From 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. this Saturday, October 10, we will be joined ... Read More

Arkansas First Lady Anne McMath, 1949-1953

Old State House Museum - Monday, October 05, 2015

Today’s gown brings a taste of postwar elegance. As we look back at the life of Arkansas First Lady Anne McMath, we look forward to tomorrow, when the First Ladies’ Lunch to restore our gown ... Read More

Civil War Seminar this Saturday

Old State House Museum - Monday, October 05, 2015

We are thrilled to have a who’s-who roster of Arkansas Civil War historians (https://www.oldstatehouse.com/events/the-legacy-of-arkansass-civil-war) at the Old State House this weekend to sh ... Read More

Arkansas First Lady Eula Terral, 1925-27

Old State House Museum - Friday, October 02, 2015

In the lead-up to our First Ladies' Lunch on October 6 we're featuring gowns from our historic collection. Today’s Arkansas First Lady gown takes us back to the Roaring Twenties!  ... Read More