Operating Hours & Seasons

The Visitor's Center, Gallows, and Commissary building are closed until further notice in accordance with CDC, state, and local public health guidance related to COVID-19.

The Park's grounds are open and includes the paved trails along the Arkansas River, parking lots, and picnic tables. Please follow CDC recommendations for social distancing.

Snow covers the lawn and sidewalks leading to the two story red brick visitor center with slate gray roof on a partly cloudy day.
Fort Smith National Historic Site Visitor Center on a snowy day.


Last updated: April 3, 2020

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Mailing Address:

301 Parker Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901


(479) 783-3961

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