Safety

For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1
For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1

For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1

For Non-Emergency Services Dial 3-1-1

 
High and Low Temperatures

Come prepared for the weather

Temperatures range from >100°F (38°C) to <20°F (-7°C). Summer days can be hot and humid, while wind chill can make winter temperatures feel much colder. Your visit can be more enjoyable by checking the forecast and coming prepared for the short walk to the school and commemorative garden.

"Know before you go!"
National Weather Service Forecast for Little Rock, AR

 
Visitor Center Parking Lot
Visitor Center Parking Lot

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Secure your belongings
Be sure that any valuables left in your vehicle are stored out of site and that your doors are locked.
 
National Historic Site School Zone
The Visitor Center is within a School Zone

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Be aware while driving
The streets around the visitor center and Central High School can become very busy. Automobile, pedestrian, and bus traffic can become very heavy, especially for mornings and afternoons on school days. Use caution and keep an eye out for pedestrians crossing the street.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Park Service
2120 W. Daisy Gatson Bates Drive

Little Rock, AR 72202

Phone:

501.374.1957

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