"All The World is Watching Us"

Little Rock Central High School, the only operating high school in the nation to be designated a National Historic Site, is a place important beyond its past.  Come and learn how the sacrifice and struggle endured by nine African-Americans teenagers over a half century ago have provided opportunities and opened doors to those seeking equality – and education - around the world.

Visitor Center Closed 11/22/18, 12/25/18 and 1/1/19 Federal Holidays

Hours, Holidays and Events

La Danza de los Viejitos, Dance of the Elders, performed during the 2018 Multicultural Exhibition at Central High NHS on October 27th.

Gather Together with  NPS

Commemorate and Explore Together

Groups of 10 or more are asked to make free reservations to visit Central High NHS to ensure all visitors the best experience.

Guided Tours

Guided Tours

The only way into Central High School is with a Ranger. Find out how to schedule one today.

Visit our Bookstore's Website to shop our museusm inventory online.

Visit our Bookstore's Website!

If we were sold out of an item in store, try our bookstore's website brought to you by Jefferson National Parks Association.

Plan a Field Trip

Plan a Field Trip

This park is your classroom from Elementary to College; we're firm believers in life long learning.

Last updated: April 19, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Park Service
2120 W. Daisy Gatson Bates Drive

Little Rock, AR 72202



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