Things To Do
Hot Springs National Park has natural areas, historic buildings and cultural landscapes. You can:
-Tour the park visitor center in the historic Fordyce Bathhouse
Did You Know?
In May 1862, Arkansas Governor Henry Massie Rector moved the state government to his hotel and bathhouse located on Hot Springs Reservation, now Hot Springs National Park. That July, the government seat was moved further south to Old Washington for the remainder of the Civil War.