Little Rock Arkansas has crowned the host of all the cultural and natural attractions. Little Rock is located in the heart of Arkansas state to the south of Arkansas River. The state is endowed with great tourist attractions that might render you spoilt for choices from old heritage sites to modern creations that will amaze you. Let’s take a journey around Arkansas.
Learn the history, the little rock high school national historic site is a symbol of civil rights birth during 1957 when a group of 9 African American students was barred from the institution. You can have a reserved tour of the historical site. The William j Clinton presidential library and museum also offers a great history of the town and state.
Enjoy art, for art lovers, little rock Arkansas is the place to be, you can visit the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas military hospital, located in the historic tower building. The building houses artifacts, documents, weapons, photographs, and uniforms. Other art centers include the Arkansas arts center and the inland maritime museum.
Dinner, enjoy Arkansas famous food at affordable restaurants, the people of Arkansas enjoy diverse food all from natural sources, enjoy a great barbecue, fried catfish, rice and peas in your restaurant of choice. Some dinner place options are the Dinner Bucket, Smoking Buns, jones Barbecue Diner, and Burges diners. If you are having an event, such as a wedding (like me) , my personal favorite place to get catering in Little Rock is RX Catering. Their food and service is superb!
Walks, enjoy nature walks through Conway finest parks and camp trails there are also bike trails and bridges across the ridge. The beauty of the parks endowed with historic buildings brings a calming effect and a trip down memory lane. The Arkansas River trail system is 88 mikes and winds through little rock in a loop. It moves from the Clinton presidential bridge to the big dam bridge and the north and winds back to the Clinton bridge. It passes through 38 different parks, museums, a quarry and other interesting points in little Rock.
Learn culture, Conway museum and culture centers hold the history and culture of the people. You will get a free tour from knowledgeable guides in the museums, there are also research materials for students and thesis from past studies.
Wine tasting, the Rock Town Distillery located in downtown Little Rock, offers tours on how they produce gin, vodka, and bourbon from wheat and corn. You will surely get to taste the wine for those above 21 years.
Other activities that you can do in little Rock include sporting, shopping, movie and architectural tours of the vast infrastructure.