Travel back to the 19th century in Historic Washington, Arkansas. Established on George Washington's birthday in 1824, the town of Washington today is one of America's premier historic villages and Historic Washington State Park is a National Register of Historic Places site.
More than 30 carefully restored Arkansas landmarks and historic structures, including classic examples of Southern Greek Revival and Federal architecture, Gothic Revival, Italianate, and hand-hewn timber framing or brace-frame cottage construction, stand as a legacy to life in Washington from 1824 to 1900. Tour the public buildings and homes; see the remarkable collections of antiques, guns and knives; visit with the guides in period attire and ride the surrey on a tour of the various Arkansas historical sites in town for an unforgettable historic experience.
Browse the site to learn more about the historic Arkansas landmarks and activities at Historic Washington State Park.
27th Annual Christmas and Candlelight
December 7th and 14th 2013
Due to inclement weather, Historic Washington State Park will be closed on Saturday, December 7 and the Christmas and Candlelight event for that evening is cancelled. Plan on attending next Saturday, December 14 for the 27th Annual Christmas and Candlelight event.
Date: December 7 & 14, 2013
Time: 1 pm - 8 pm
Admission: $10 adults, $5 children
Phone: (870) 983-2684