- Our list of the best things to do in Jacksonville, Arkansas, features the top 75 nearby activities — including 25 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Jacksonville, AR has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 7 things to do within the city of Jacksonville, AR , followed by 68 popular activities in nearby cities, including Little Rock, North Little Rock, Conway, Cabot, Roland and Scott
81% 26 votes
Markham and Broadway, Little Rock, AR 72201 MoreLess Info
Attached to the Peabody hotel for convenience for working travelers, the Statehouse Convention Center hosts events, expos and shows year round. The center is centered amongst many popular shops and restaurants.
The Arkansas Art Center features drawings by many artists including Peter Takal, Paul Signac, and Will Barnet. The center also features contemporary crafts including baskets, ceramics, fiber, furniture, glass and jewelry, along with paintings, photographs, and prints.
95% 78 votes
503 East Ninth Street, Little Rock, AR 72202 MoreLess Info
Tribute is paid to all from Arkansas who served in the military from Arkansas at the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History through the display of artifacts, photographs, weapons, documents, uniforms and other military items. Special tribute is paid to General Douglas MacArthur.
91% 46 votes
501 West Ninth Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 MoreLess Info
Explore the legacy of Arkansas's rich African American culture and history at Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. Founded in 2001, with the mission to collect, preserve, and celebrate the African American experience from 1870 to the present.
The Mount Holly Cemetery contains the graves of 11 state governors, 15 state Supreme Court justices, 4 Confederate generals, 7 United States senators and 22 Little Rock mayors, and 2 Pulitzer Prize recipient, along with war veterans. The first body was laid to rest here in 1843.
88% 1169 votes
Woodlane & Capitol Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201 MoreLess Info
Built with limestone and with bronze doors, the Arkansas State Capitol was constructed during 1899 and 1911 in the neoclassical architectural style. There are many monuments and memorials on its grounds, including a replica of the Liberty Bell, and the Little Rock Nine Civil Rights Memorial.
Housing 11 Arkansas governors, Arkansas Governor's Mansion offers visitors guided tours where they can learn about the history of the building and the governors who lived there. The mansion is still in use by the First Family for public events.