- TripBuzz found 61 things to do with kids in or near Jacksonville, Arkansas, including 54 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Little Rock, North Little Rock, Cabot and Conway.
- From Splash Zone Water Park to Huff 'n Puff Dance & Gymnastics Center, the Jacksonville area offers 43 different types of family activities, including: Recreation Centers, Gymnastics, Water Parks and Military Museums.
Used year-round, Emerald Park features a trail that is suitable for walking, hiking and bicycling. It further provides scenic views of the city and the Arkansas River. The trail is also equipped with seating for resting or relaxing between walks.
The Historic Arkansas Museum is the largest history museum in Arkansas. Visitors can learn more about the history of the Bowie Knife Company, learn about products made over time in Arkansas in the Horace C. Cabe Gallery, and children can explore history in the Sturgis Children's Gallery.
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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.
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.