• Rifle Regiment arriving at Belle Point, 1817. Artwork by Michael Haynes

    Fort Smith

    National Historic Site AR,OK

Children's Programs

 
The park has a Junior Ranger program for children ages 5-12. Ask at the front desk for a Junior Ranger activity booklet. Complete four activities and receive a Fort Smith National Historic Site Junior Ranger badge. There is no charge for the program.

Did You Know?

deputy marshals pose with their rifles for a formal portrait

Fort Smith National Historic Site has records of over 1,770 people employed by the Federal Court for the Western District of Arkansas from 1872-1896. The majority of these employees were U.S. Deputy Marshals.