Fordyce Bathhouse Visitor Center Closed
The Fordyce Bathhouse Visitor Center is closed until Fall 2013 for a major maintenance project. A temporary park Visitor Center, along with the park store, are located in the Lamar Bathhouse at the south end of Bathhouse Row. Call for more information.
Bathhouse Row Emporium
The Eastern National sponsored store is in the Lamar Bathhouse, Bathhouse Row Emporium. Among the items carried are books about Hot Springs history, the plants and animals of the area, other national parks, post cards, and bath-related souvenirs. You can purchase glass or plastic water bottles to fill with hot spring water, whetstones, traditional luffa bath mitts, and many more spa items. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day, with hours extended for the summer. Read the press release about its opening.
The store carries an exclusive line of spa products made with the hot spring water. You can also purchase coffee, and other hot beverages made with the hot spring water.
To inquire about store items, check out the store website, or call store manager Amy Davis at (501) 620-6740.
Did You Know?
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.