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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

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

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

Dr. Cherisse Jones-Branch, "How Free is Free?"

Old State House Museum - Monday, September 28, 2015

We’re already excited about Saturday, October 10, when we will co-host the “Legacy of Arkansas’s Civil War” seminar with the Arkansas Sesquicentennial Commission. Today we welcome Dr. ... Read More

Lights! Camera! Seminar!

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Sign up today for a free seminar hosted by The Old State House Museum on Saturday, August 29, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., to explore Arkansas's connection with the film and t ... Read More

Watch This: First Ladies of Arkansas Support Museum

Old State House Museum - Friday, August 21, 2015

First Lady Susan Hutchinson, along with several former first ladies of the state of Arkansas, announced the kickoff of a campaign to raise money to preserve the Old State House’s historic collecti ... Read More

Arkansas first ladies, Old State House Museum Associates team to restore historic gowns on exhibit

Old State House Museum - Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The First Ladies’ Gowns exhibit at the Old State House Museum is the largest exhibit of its kind outside the Smithsonian and by far the most popular at the museum. The exhibit features gowns worn ... Read More