Operating Hours & Seasons
The park and Gulpha Gorge Campground are open year round.
The Fordyce Bathhouse Visitor Center is open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. except January 1, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25. Self-guided tours are available all day; guided tours take place at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM daily.
The Bathhouse Row Emporium, the park store in the Lamar Bathhouse, is open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. except January 1, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25. The store remains open later for Gallery Walk on the first Friday of every month.
Did You Know?
On June 10, 1936, President and Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt visited Hot Springs National Park and toured the Fordyce Bathhouse as part of the Arkansas centennial celebration. FDR used the baths at Warm Springs, Georgia, on a regular basis to relieve his polio. He never bathed in Hot Springs.