• water flowing over rocks into basin

    Hot Springs

    National Park Arkansas

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  • RFP for Maurice and Libbey Bathhouses

    Requests for Proposals for the Maurice and Libbey Bathhouses are being accepted from 7/7/14 to 1/30/15. Click on the "Management" link in the left column for more information.

  • Elevator closure

    Hot Springs National Park regrets to announce that the elevator in the Fordyce Visitor Center is closed for maintenance. The upper and lower levels are accessible only by stairways. The elevator will be placed back into service in about 4 to 6 weeks.

Photographs

HOSP 5446

Catalog Number = HOSP 5446

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Black and white print, Assistant Superintendent Thomas Boles with Mrs. Allen, wife of park Superintendent Thomas Allen, 1932

 
Park Superintendent's Residence

Catalog Number = HOSP 1245

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Black & white photographic print, aerial view; Hot Springs National Park superintendent's residence 1892-1914; assistant superintendent's residence from 1920 until its demolition in 1958; Hot Springs Mountain Drive barely visible at top of photo

 
Maurice Bathhouse Mens Bath Hall

Catalog Number = HOSP 1763

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Black & white photograph, portrait; Maurice Bathhouse men's bath hall; Bath attendant Herbert Wilson offering water to male patron (in tiled tub); 1950s

Did You Know?

Close up of spring water dripping over algae covered rock formation.

The hot spring water at Hot Springs National Park becomes heated at a depth of approximately one mile before beginning the journey back to the surface through a fault.