For Kids

A family poses by the Fort Smith National Historic Site Welcome Sign, the four children are wearing sashes covered with Jr Ranger pins.
Veteran Jr. Rangers pose around the Fort Smith National Historic Site Welcome Sign.

NPS Visitor Submission


Fort Smith National Historic Site offers programs throughout the year for children of all ages.

Anybody can become a Junior Ranger during their visit to the park. Inquire at the Visitor Center for a free Jr. Ranger activty book with activities geared for kids of all ages.

Our living history events are planned so that children as well as adults can enjoy and learn from the programs. Contact the park for a schedule of upcoming events.
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Last updated: March 29, 2020

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Mailing Address:

301 Parker Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901


(479) 783-3961

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