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    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.


The Visitor Center in the Lamar Bathhouse is fully accessible. Parking is across the street in public lots or streetside.

There is a model of Bathhouse Row in the visitor center.

We can provide an American Sign Language interpreter for regularly scheduled tours with seven days notice.

Gulpha Gorge Campground has one accessible campsite and accessible rest rooms.

The park store, Bathhouse Row Emporium, in the Lamar Bathhouse is accessible. You can get an America the Beautiful Access Pass for individuals with a disability at the store.

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Did You Know?

copy of lithograph from a publication showing the valley of the hot springs with Hot Springs Creek on the right and two men in the foregroun

Hot Springs Reservation, the first designation of Hot Springs National Park, was set aside by Congress in 1832. This makes Hot Springs National Park the oldest unit in the national park system, 40 years older than Yellowstone National Park.