• Front facade of Little Rock Central High School

    Little Rock Central High School

    National Historic Site Arkansas

Plan A Field Trip

2014/15 Field Trip Reimbursement Grants
Central High School National Historic Site is offering field trip reimbursement grants to assist 5th through 12th grade Arkansas school groups. These grants will support curriculum based weekday programs scheduled between November 1, 2014 and April 30, 2015.

  • Applications must be approved a minimum of two weeks prior to the field trip date.
  • Priority may be given to schools that have not previously received field trip grants.
  • Funds are limited. Reimbursement applications will be reviewed in the order submitted.
  • Applications will be cut off once the annual budget for reimbursements has been committed.
Grants may reimburse up to $1500 for actual transportation costs including bus charges, fuel, and bus driver wages. Reimbursements will be paid by a federal Master Card credit card. Applications are currently available.

or email-us to request an application. Please put "Field Trip Reimbursement Request" in the subject line.
Field trip group in front of Central High School.

Schedule a field trip to Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site.

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Scheduling for 2014-15 Field Trips
Please call (501) 374-1957 to reserve a date for your school group.
  • A reservation is requested for all groups of 10 or more.
  • An advanced reservation is required for guided tours of Central High School.
Visit the Guided Tours page for more information.

Can't make it for a guided tour?
Ranger led dialogues on the site's historic themes, Ranger led interpretive walks, orientations to exhibits and site features, and documentary films are all available. Call for more information.

Please note: Reserving a date and time for school group does not mean that group has been approved or is eligible for a field trip reimbursement grant.
Field Trip Logistics
Begin your visit at the National Park Service Visitor Center (2120 W Daisy L Gatson Bates Dr., Little Rock, AR 72202) map. Look for the Arrowhead.
  • The Visitor Center Parking Lot can accommodate multiple buses.
  • Visit the Operating Hours & Seasons page for up to date information.
  • A minimum of 45 minutes is recommended for exploring the exhibits.
  • Please schedule two hours for your visit if you have reserved a guided tour of Central High School and would like to see the exhibits.
Visit the Guided Tours page for more information.

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