• water flowing over rocks into basin

    Hot Springs

    National Park Arkansas

Frequently Asked Questions

color photo of [hot spring] water flowing into a collection pool with ferns visible in the right foreground

A collection pool at the foot of the hot spring water cascade provides a place to experience the hot spring water by touching it with your hands.

Choose one of these topics for more information:

Hot spring water
Amount of hot spring water used
Bathhouse Row
Collecting and using the hot spring water

 

Did You Know?

black and white photo of bronze eagle on top of limestone

In 1892 U.S. Army Lt. Robert R. Stevens hired the noted Boston firm of Frederick Law Olmsted to create landscaping plans for Hot Springs Reservation, now Hot Springs National Park. Stevens rejected the firm’s plans in 1893, but some features were adopted and still survive today.