2120 Burnham Road,
Distance from hotel: 0.6 miles
For serious shoppers bargain hunters and style hounds the Central Mall offers a great mix of quality shops stores and restaurants.
5111 Rogers Ave # 515
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Distance from hotel: 1.5 miles
Aviation displays include a pilot's license signed by Orville Wright Piper J-3 Cub P-51 movie prop from the Tuskegee Airmen which was filmed at nearby Fort Chaffee.
6700 McKennon Boulevard
Distance from hotel: 3.3 miles
There is a lonely chimney behind the Immaculate Conception Church at 13th Street and Garrison Avenue in Fort Smith Arkansas. This chimney has long stood at this location--first as the chimney belonging to a building that was associated with old Camp Belknap and then as a part of the Grotto of the grounds of St. Anne's Academy. A plaque explains that the chimney once belonged to the home of Zachary Taylor--the nineteenth-century president and hero of the Mexican War.
22 North 13th Street
Distance from hotel: 3.7 miles
Wood frame antebellum house with extensive carved woodwork inside and on the exterior; served for years as the family home of William Henry Harrison Clayton the federal prosecutor in the court of celebrated frontier Judge Isaac C. Parker. Open for tours; available for showers business meetings weddings parties receptions and other special events. Ghost tours on Friday evenings.
514 North 6th Street
Distance from hotel: 3.9 miles
320 Rogers Avenue
Take a ride from Garrison Ave. to the National Cemetery on a 1926 Birney electric streetcar that is listed on the National Register; also on display are railroad and transportation memorabilia
100 South 4th Street
The third Arkansas Game and Fish Commission nature center was built on former Fort Chaffee land in Fort Smith next to Wells Lake a popular spot for fishing and picnics. It includes a gift shop classroom multipurpose room and a wildlife workshop. There is a wheelchair-accessible trail with wayside exhibit signs highlighting the environment and history of the lake and surrounding property. A 1200-gallon aquarium contains species relevant to the Arkansas River.
8300 Wells Lake Road
Distance from hotel: 4 miles
The Fort Smith National Historic Site preserves almost 80 years of history, starting from the establishment of the first Fort Smith on December 25, 1817, to the final days of Judge Isaac C. Parker jurisdiction over Indian Territory in 1896. Explore life on the edge of Indian Territory through the stories of soldiers, the Trail of Tears, dangerous outlaws, and the brave lawmen that pursued them. Come for a real “TRUE GRIT” experience!
301 Parker Ave
Restored original late-1930s Ferris wheel from the Eli Bridge Company that was built and displayed at the 1935 San Diego World’s Fair centers this old-fashioned amusement park. Also includes a hand-painted Italian carousel a calliope circus wagon a 1957 Pullman dining car converted into the Frisco Diner a 1963 British Leyland double-decker that is now a concession stand and a Penny Arcade of retro arcade games.
15 North Second Street
Distance from hotel: 4.1 miles
A Victorian mansion restored to its original ambiance on the banks of the Arkansas River. An exciting adventure into the past waits as you begin to discover this once boisterous border town of Fort Smith! Tours available.
2 North B St
Distance from hotel: 5.2 miles
The boyhood home of General William O. Darby leader of Darby's Rangers in World War II; contains personal military memorabilia of the general and WWII memorabilia; also has tributes to Darby and artifacts from Cisterna Italy Fort Smith's sister city
311 General Darby Street
Distance from hotel: 5.9 miles
Farm experience for all ages. Parties hayrides pick your own produce gift shop snack bar and animals. Fresh eggs fruits and vegetables.
700 Beaty Ave
Distance from hotel: 1.8 miles
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